Louis Poulsen

Louis Poulsen pendant lamp aluminum PH 5

Louis Poulsen
Louis Poulsen pendant lamp aluminum PH 5
    919,00 €all prices incl. VAT., excl. shipping costs
    In stock, Delivery in 1-2 weeks

    General Information

    Direction and Colour for the Light.

    The PH 5 pendant luminaire, introduced in 1958, is an example par excellence for Henningsen’s lighting system. Regardless of whether it is suspended high in the room or low above a table, it will never dazzle – whichever light source you choose. The PH 5 owes its name to its largest shade segment measuring an impressive 50 cm in diameter and directs most of the emitted light downwards; the trumpet-shaped upper component, however, also emits some of the light to the sides, indirectly illuminating the surroundings. Pressed from aluminium discs, the shade segments get a thorough powder-coating. Finally, the lamp manufacturer applies a wet-painted finish on the outside by hand.

    Symbiotic Connection. Poul Henningsen and Louis Poulsen.

    The lamps of the Danish manufacturer Louis Poulsen have been a benchmark for decades. They owe their development to the ground-breaking work of Poul Henningsen (1894–1967). After giving up his studies as an architect, he began working as a freelancer in the field of functional architecture. He followed his vision of creating an ideal lamp, a lamp that would provide completely non-reflective, indirect light and, at the same time, offer an efficient light yield. He was able to achieve this aim by cooperating with Louis Poulsen. The partnership began in 1925 and lasted until his death. Henningsen performed pioneering work concerning light structures, shades, reflection and light projection. In short, his work laid the foundation for the perception of light Louis Poulsen adheres to and set the framework for manufacturing lamps down to the present day.

    General product information

    Product Information

    Article Number 11236

      Shade and pendulum suspension made of aluminium, powder-coated and wet-painted on the outside. Ceiling canopy made of plastic. Shade Ø 50 cm, height 26 cm. Weight 1.9 kg. Comes with a textile cable in white, length 2.6 m. Socket E 27 (max. 75 W). Delivery without a bulb.
      More articles of the manufacturer:
      Have a question?

      If you have a question concerning this product you are welcome to contact us. For this your E-Mail program will open.

      Contact Us

      For advice, spare parts or special requests - our customer centre will take care of your questions and concerns, personally and competently.

      You can reach us from Monday to Friday at +49 2309 939095 or anytime at

      Gift Certificates

      It is good for everything: With our PDF gift certificates you can choose from the entire Manufactum selection. Pick a motif which you can send by email or print out and present personally, immediately after submitting your order.

      Order now