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Hoffmann Josef

Mocha set

Silver
Print
About the artist Brtnice 1870 – 1956 Vienna
Designed by Josef Hoffmann, around 1904
Executed by Wiener Werkstätte, model no. M 0257
Marked JH, WW (in oval form), rose mark, AW in circle (master's mark of Adolf Wertnik)
Material Alpaca, silver-plated, hardwood stained
Excellent original condition
Dimensions Mocha pot: H 7.1 cm, W 15 cm, D 4.1 cm. Creamer: H 3.8 cm, W 10.4 cm, D 2.9 cm. Sugar bowl: H 2.4 cm, W 6.1 cm, D 4.1 cm
Provenance Private property, Vienna
Literature A contemporary photograph is preserved in the Wiener Werkstätte photographic archives at the Austrian Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, inv. no. WWF 97-12-7; Archives of Wiener Werkstätte, Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, design drawing inv. no. KI 12051-13; Neuwirth, Wiener Werkstätte, Avantgarde, Art Déco, Industrial Design, Vienna, 1984, p. 34, no. 9

Only three such mocha sets were produced until 1905.


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