Table clock | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Table clock

Estimated value: 15.000-20.000 EUR

Reached Price : 17.000 EUR

Auction:
Jugendstil & Art Nouveau

Sales date: 2002-05-15

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 194

Design

Joseph Maria Olbrich

Architonic id

4102236

A rare table clock, designed around 1899/1900, the alderwood case veneered in streaked thuja wood, inlaid with damped beechwood and maple as well as with mother-of-pearl, red and white painted dial with copper sheet hands, spring-driven Lenzkirchen movement, escapement and balance spring mechanism, in working order (not verified), the movement marked, with a key, height 27.3 x 18 x 8 cm.
Joseph Maria Olbrich, Ideen von Olbrich, Vienna 1900, repr. p. 112.