Paavo Tynell: Chasing Light
Chasing Light: The Archival Photographs and Drawings of Paavo Tynell is the first-ever book published in English about the prolific Finnish lighting designer Paavo Tynell. Focusing on the period 1946-1957, the book is based on previously unpublished photographs and drawings collected from archives. With over 100 archive photos and original drawings - more unusual and rare variations of Tynell's lighting designs are presented. Tynell's light fixtures were manufactured by a group of highly-trained metalwork professionals, whose artistry is practically impossible to replicate. The book and its contents; photographs and drawings that are rich in content share the high level of craftsmanship involved in making these lamps. The book has been written by Finnish antique dealer Ville Linna, and is printed in Finland.
176 pages. 8.6" W x 11.4" H