The sleek and ultramodern Kichler Lighting 24802 New Traditions 1 Light Table Lamp Brushed Nickel is 31" in height and 12" wide, and can hold a medium based A19 incandescent bulb of 75 watts. To reduce energy consumption, the incandescent bulb in the 24802 New Traditions Table Lamp can be replaced by a CFL. The 24802 New Traditions Table Lamp is portable and consists of a silver colored Brushed Nickel finish framework with a slim vase-like stem supporting a tapering cylindrical off-white textured hard back fabric lamp shade. The lamp shade stands on the fluted center of the slim stem. The light is equipped with a high-low-off in-line switch to regulate its operation. Kichler Lighting designs inspire with their design trends and handcrafted details defining fashion trends, inspiring customers to express their own taste preference in their choice of products. The 24802 New Traditions Table Lamp can be placed in corners in living rooms, foyers and hallways to fill in the shadows caused by the main light fixture in the area. They can also be placed beside the bed-stead in bedrooms as reading accessories. When placing the 24802 New Traditions Table Lamp beside the bed, care should be taken to see that the light from the lamp is about 16-18" above the top of the mattress, for a convenient reading light.