New York native Matthew Izzo established MatthewIzzoHome.com in 2002, offering fine furnishings for interior designers and home design enthusiasts. He has solidified himself as a renowned interior designer in the New York metropolitan area, and has been featured in media outlets such as HGTV, Vogue, NBC, CBS, The Fineliving Channel, the NY Times, and more. Today, Matthew and his team offer a wide array of different furnishings and decor to fit virtually any style of home decor. A collector of all things vintage, Matthew is eager to share his unique and truly amazing products with Apartment Therapy and fans of vintage and rustic items.
Here is a distinctive Mid-Century Aztec Patterned Table Lamp with some incredible and intricate details. The drum-shaped base is wrapped with delicate detailed etchings resemblant of Aztec patterns and their most prominent designs dating back hundreds of years.
The Aztecs were a Mesoamerican culture that existed and flourished in Central Mexico during the post-classic period ranging from the early 1300s to the 1500s. A common theme of their etchings and art was the portrayal of animals and lifelike drawings. Their distinctive styles have been passed down for hundreds of years, and this lamp pays homage to the unique styles of the Aztecs and the history behind their culture.
With a large, drum-like glazed ceramic base with handles resembling a large piece of pottery, this table lamp is sure to be a bold light fixture in your home. In excellent condition, no chips, cracks or imperfections whatsoever.