The Kichler Lighting 70797 Key West 1 Light Table Lamp Hand Painted Porcelainis 28.5" in height and 17" wide,usinga medium based incandescent bulb of 150 watts. To reduce energy consumption, the bulb in the 70797 Key West PorcelainTable Lamp can be replaced by a CFL. The 70797 Key West PorcelainTable Lamp is portable and consists of a Porcelain finish framework with a hand-painted look adding color and style to the vase-shaped stem supporting a hard back fabric lamp shade. The vase in the 70797 Key West PorcelainTable Lamp is painted with the motif of a plant imparting a "green" look to its ambience. 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 70797 Key West PorcelainTable 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 70797 Key West PorcelainTable 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.