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Flower basket

Designer:
Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, Pirnitz 1870–1956 Vienna)
Manufacturer:
Wiener Werkstätte
Date:
ca. 1905
Medium:
Silver
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 4 x 1 5/8 in. (24.1 x 10.2 x 4.1 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Silver
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1970
Accession Number:
1970.232
Not on view
Marking: (top of side, struck): JH [monogram]; WW [Wiener Werkstätte monogram]; [Wiener Werkstätte trademark]; (twice on side and handle, struck): 2 [Head of Diana in hexagon] 4 [Austria-Hungary mark for second standard in silver 1866-1922]
Leopold Kleiner. Josef Hoffmann: Neue Werkkunst. Berlin, 1927, ill. p. 69.

E[mile]. Beuque. Dictionnaire des poinçons officiels français et étrangers, anciens et modernes de leur création (XIV siècle) à nos jours. Paris, 1928, vol. 1, p. 22, no. 190 (Austria-Hungary mark).

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 mark and Wiener Werkstätte mark).

Robert J. Clark. Art and Design in Vienna, 1900–1930. Exh. cat., La Boetie, Inc. New York, 1972, no. 28, fig. 5 (similar basket).

Decorative Arts 1880–1935, Including Arts and Crafts, Art Nouveau, and Art Deco. Sotheby's Belgravia, London. June 22, 1972, no. 73 (identical basket).



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