A torchiere is a type of floor lamp which has an upturned shade, casting light onto the ceiling of a room. The light reflects off the ceiling and effectively lights the entire room. A torchiere uses either fluorescent or halogen light bulbs.
An elegant, fringed lamp casts a warm glow, contributing to a comfortable and casual decor. The small, gold lamp is placed on a wooden tabletop, and illuminates the wallpaper behind it. With a flick of the switch, the room will go from light to dark.
A modern library, furnished with wood, metal, and glass, provides the perfect sanctuary for readers. Library tables hold individual white lamps. The silence of the empty library will be replaced by a murmur when patrons arrive to read, study, or work.
A brass table lamp with a pleated shade sits on a shiny wooden table. The lamp is illuminated, throwing a warm, half-circular glow on the beige wall behind it. This cozy spot is the perfect place to read, have a cup of tea, or enjoy a conversation.
Mudlark Alan Suttie found a rare oil lamp on the banks of the River Thames dating back to when Romans occupied the capital.
BBC News. Fri, 04 Jan 2019 06:05:24 GMT. www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-london-46753547
A 6.6 magnitude earthquake has rocked buildings in the US state of Alaska and caused lamp posts and trees to sway, prompting people to run out of offices and seek shelter under office desks.
Irish Independent. Fri, 30 Nov 2018 18:22:25 +0000.