The Danube draws on the more brazenly decorative elements of mid-century design. With its bulbous form and short Antique Silver legs, the emphasis is on the body itself. There, the tinted glass - a blue, possibly in deference to Strauss - allows both color and transparency. A fabric cord can be wrapped within the interior for an unexpected graphic look.
The shade is a pleated Ivory Pongee. Like the base, it also allows a measure of transparency.