Lot 4
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Josef Hoffmann

Estimate
5,000 - 7,000 USD
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Description

  • Josef Hoffman
  • "Blumenkörbchen," Model No. M 0508
  • impressed with maker, artist and Wiener Werkstätte monograms, rose mark and silver hallmark
  • silver with original glass liner
executed by Johann Fessner

Literature

Gunter Breckner, Josef Hoffmann: Sanatorium Purkersdorf, Vienna, p. 79
Josef Hoffmann, 1870-1956: Ornament zwischen Hoffnung un Verbrechen
, Vienna, 1987, p. 140

Catalogue Note


An example of the model in white enamel is in the collection of the Museum für Angewandte Kunst, Vienna, inventory no. EI 961, and the model is referenced in the Museum's Archives of the Wiener Werkstätte, inventory. no. WWF 132-48-1 (for the photograph).
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