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Serving plate

Manufacturer:
Schott & Genossen Jenaer Glaswerke, Jena, Thuringia, Germany
Designer:
Wilhelm Wagenfeld (German, Bremen 1900–1990 Stuttgart)
Date:
1930–34
Medium:
Glass
Dimensions:
Diam. 7-3/4 in. (19.7 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Barry J. Friedman and Patricia Pastor, 1983
Accession Number:
1983.522.4
Rights and Reproduction:
© 2017 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York
Not on view
Marking: Inscribed (on base, at center): Jenaer Glas [over circle within pentagon]
Barry J. Friedman and Patricia Pastor, New York (until 1983; their gift to MMA)

Huguette Le Bot. Du Bauhaus à l'industrie: Wilhelm Wagenfeld, objects quotidiens. Exh. cat., Centre national d'art et de culture Georges Pompidou. Paris, 1975, ill. pp. 29, 103 (various pieces from this series, including diagrams).

R. Craig Miller. Modern Design in The Metropolitan Museum of Art 1890–1990. New York, 1990, ill. pp. 124–25 (color).



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