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Seal

Designer:
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, Pirnitz 1870–1956 Vienna)
Manufacturer:
Wiener Werkstätte
Date:
ca. 1910
Medium:
Wood, mother-of-pearl, ebony, silver
Dimensions:
2 7/8 x 1 x 1 in. (7.3 x 2.5 x 2.5 cm)
Classification:
Woodwork
Credit Line:
Purchase, Anonymous Gift, 1977
Accession Number:
1977.72.5
Not on view
Marking: (stamped in silver): WW
[Robert K. Brown Books, New York, until 1977; sold to MMA]

Vienna. Österreichisches Museum für Angewandte Kunst. "The Price of Beauty," December 10, 2003–March 7, 2004.

New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Modern Design," March 30–December 3, 2006, no catalogue.

Penelope Hunter-Stiebel. "The Decorative Arts of the Twentieth Century." Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin 37 (Winter 1979–1980), pp. 12–13, ill.



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