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Bowl

Designer:
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, Pirnitz 1870–1956 Vienna)
Date:
ca. 1920
Medium:
Brass
Dimensions:
4 3/8 x 4 5/8 in. (11.1 x 11.7 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Brass
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.177.1
Not on view
Inscription: Struck (on rim): J H [maker's monogram]

Marking: Struck (on rim): WIENER WERKSTATTE / MADE IN AUSTRIA
New York. La Boetie, Inc. "Art and Design in Vienna, 1900–1930," May 23–June 24, 1972, no. 43.

Leopold Kleiner. Josef Hoffmann: Neue Werkkunst. Berlin, 1927, p. 73, ill. (identical set of bowls and tray).

Wilhelm Mrazek, ed. Die Wiener Werkstätte: Modernes Kunsthandwerk von 1903–1932. Exh. cat., Österreichisches Museum für Angewandte Kunst. Vienna, 1967, ill. p. 25 (Hoffmann’s monogram).

Penelope Hunter in "Twentieth Century Art." Metropolitan Museum of Art: Notable Acquisitions, 1965–1975. New York, 1975, p. 228, ill.



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