“…Jean-louis Domech designed the Standard light in 1951 to equip the workstation in his own industrial plant.The light’s articulated arm, clamping base and sturdy construction made it ideal for the workshop environment.It proved so successfull tht in 1953 Domecq established the company Jieldé (the name derive from his initials) to mass-produce both table and floor models with a variety of bases and with one to three arms in different leghts…”

Release: 1000 lights- TASCHEN – pag. 264