French modernist lamp made in the 1950's, by Jean Louis Domecq . It is in original condition with its green metallic paint , other extension can be added to extend the arms using the same principle. The particularity of the connection is the direct contact inside which does not required wires so it can be manipulated in any shape or form desired , all the moving part possibly moving at a 180 % angle . This one is a 2 arms which was the most courant model .Stripped to the metal with a nice patina . The name came from his initial J. L. D , searching for a reliable and practical lamp to equip the machines in his workshop, Jean-Louis Domecq designed and constructed his own creative version .It is mounted on a 10 pound weight lifting plate
Size H.30 to 40 ( each arm 16) + 10 for globe and neck. depending on position , "40 is fully extended including the globe , arm : 16 " each , globe D.6 1/2 , rewired ,with a US compliant socket and new switch , good antique condition ,there is some scratches from normal use and some superficial oxidation ( darker spots) , if you are only looking for a nice piece with history in original condition it will be perfect for you.