Adolf Loos - Design New York Wednesday, May 25, 2011 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Galerie bei der Albertina, Vienna

  • Literature

    Burkard Rukschcio, Roland Schacel, Adolf Loos: Leben und Werk, Salzburg,Vienna, 1982, p. 444, no. 454 for a similar example; Benedetto Gravagnuolo, Adolf Loos:Theory and Works, Milan, 1995, pp. 208-209 for a similar example; Markus Kristan, Adolf Loos,Wohnungen in zeitgenössischen Photographien aus dem Archiv des Architekten, Vienna, 2001,p. 50 for a similar example; Rainald Franz; Inge Podbrecky; et al, Leben mit Loos, Vienna,2008, p. 18 for a similar example


Unique monumental bookcase

ca. 1905
Stained pine, mahogany, glass, brass.
90 1/2 x 238 1/2 x 44 7/8 in. (229.9 x 605.8 x 114 cm.)
Produced by Friedrich Otto Schmidt, Austria. Together with a certificate of authenticity from Dr. Markus Kristan.

$60,000 - 90,000 

Sold for $68,500


25 May 2011
New York