The silhouette of this contemporary lamp looks like a flag on a flagpole. "How did they do that?", would be an appropriate question. The shade seems to defy gravity and the overall effect is interesting. The finish is polished nickel and the shade is white faux silk hardback.
Side by Side - Patcher's flag paintings hang in the Prime Minister’s residence in Ottawa, in the Canadian Embassy in Washington, in the Parliament Buildings and in the Embassy of France in Ottawa, and the Canadian High Commission in London. Charles Pachter, OOnt OC (born December 30, 1942 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian contemporary artist. He is a painter, printmaker, sculptor, designer, historian, and lecturer.