Tazza | Dorotheum

Dorotheum-Tazza

Estimated value: 4500-6500 EUR

Reached Price : 22.000 EUR

Auction:
Jugendstil & Art Nouveau

Sales date: 2002-05-15

Location:
Vienna, Austria

Lot number: 257

Design

Josef Hoffmann
Launched in 1914
Manufacturer Loetz Witwe, Klostermühle

Architonic id

4102242

Designed in 1914 for the Cologne Werkbund Exhibition, manufactured by Loetz Witwe, Klostermühle, clear glass, decorated between the layers with trailed silver threads, black overlay, the bowl decorated with an acid-etched geometric pattern, tension crack to bottom of bowl, the underside of foot with matted carved signature Prof. Hoffmann, height 11.7 cm, diametre 13 cm.
Literature: Ricke/Ploil, Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1880-1940, Munich 1989, vol. 1, p. 267, contemporary illustration.