The Kichler Lighting 70748 Palla 1 Light Table Lamp Polished Nickel is 27.75" in height and 18" wide, and can hold 2 medium based A21 incandescent bulbs of 75 watts each. To reduce energy consumption, the incandescent bulb in the 70748 Palla Table Lamp can be replaced by CFLs. The 70748 Palla Table Lamp is portable and consists of a silver colored bright Polished Nickel finish framework with a cylindrical stem supporting an oval white hard back fabric lamp shade. The lamp shade stands on the fluted center column of the thick stem to convey an impression of strength and stability. The light is equipped with a 3 way 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 70748 Palla 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 70748 Palla 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.