The base plate is a continuation of the floor and the shade is a continuation of the base plate.
You can say that the lamp has been reduced to an object in space.
Even the basic designprinciples of the shade is dissolved.
The distance between the disks are positioned according to the golden ratio dictated by Fibonacci, but at the point of the golden ration there is just air. Not a disk.
So your eye cant focus and the lamp becomes .. diffus.