Josef Hoffmann - Design London Thursday, October 17, 2019 | Phillips

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  • Provenance

    Private collection, Vienna

  • Literature

    Waltraud Neuwirth, Josef Hoffmann, Bestecke Für Die Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna, 1982, pp. 75, 87
    Peter Noever, ed., Josef Hoffmann Designs, exh. cat., Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, 1992, p. 77

  • Catalogue Essay

    The present model was exhibited at the ‘Der gedeckte Tisch’, Vienna, 1906.

    The present model is recorded in the Wiener Werkstätte Archive of the MAK Vienna, under inventory numbers WWF 130-2-1 and KI 12086-28.

    Phillips wishes to thank Dr. Christian Witt-Dörring for his assistance cataloguing the present lot.


Set of twelve 'Rundes modell' tea-coffee spoons, model no. S 0799 (M 0851)

designed 1906, executed 1906-1915
Silver-plated alpaca.
Each: 14.5 cm (5 3/4 in.) long
Executed by Wenzel Bachmann & Co. for the Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna, Austria. Reverse of each impressed with Wiener Werkstätte monogram WW. Underside of original box impressed WIENER/WERK/STATTE.

£8,000 - 12,000 

Sold for £7,500

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London Auction 17 October 2019