The Kichler Lighting 70755 1 Light Table Lamp Hand Painted Porcelainis 26.5" in height and 16" wide, and usesa medium based incandescent bulb of 100 watts. To reduce energy consumption, the incandescent bulb in the 70755 Table Lamp can be replaced by a CFL. The 70755 Table Lamp is portable and consists of a Porcelain finish framework with a hand-painted design across the circumference of the vase-shaped stem, for a ribbed look to the vase supporting the hard back fabric lamp shade. The light is equipped with a3 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 70755 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 70755 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.