The Kichler Lighting 70742 Vivido 1 Light Table Lamp Ceramic is 26.75" in height and 18" wide, and usesa medium based incandescent bulb of 100 watts. To reduce energy consumption, the incandescent bulb in the 70742 VividoTable Lamp can be replaced by a CFL. The 70742 VividoTable Lamp is portable and consists of a hand-painted Ceramic finish framework for a smart and sophisticated look on the rectangular stem supporting the oval Espresso hard back fabric lamp shade which is also hand-painted and comes with a gold lining. The 70742 VividoTable Lamp is equipped with an on-off, turn 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 70742 VividoTable 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 70742 VividoTable 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.