In the beginning of 1960, Jacques Quinet was commissioned to redecorate a Marseille townhouse belonging to the Zarifi family which was to house their financial enterprise’s headquarters. Our lamp comes from the office of the director of this project.
A variation of this lamp appears in:
Jacques Quinet, Guitemie Maldonado Ed. de L’Amateur, 2000, p. 142. Another variation appears in:
The collection of Mlle Fontaine-Berger. Jacques Quinet Archives, Galerie Lefebvre.