Collection

/ Austrian

Leopold Bauer
Vase, Klostermühle
1906
Crystal, “blitz” decoration
overall: 51 cm
b. 1872, Jägerndorf (Krnov)
d. 1938, Vienna
Provenance

Wiener Kunstauktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Vase, Klostermühle
1899
Glass, original wood mount
overall: 38 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Im Kinsky Kunst Auktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann and Koloman Moser
Chandelier, Vienna
1903
Silver-plated brass, alpacca, glass
overall: 122 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna
Im Kinsky Kunst Auktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Armchair, Vienna
1904
Solid oak and oak veneer, beechwood frame stained black and pores chalked white, original leather upholstery
overall: 93.7 cm x 52.3 cm x 54.2 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Wiener Werkstätte, Vienna
Josefine Podboy-Grasel, Vienna
By descent in the family
Yves Macaux, Brussels
Asenbaum Fine Arts, London
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Desk lamp, Vienna
1904
Brass with nickel finish; fabric shade replaced
overall: 34.9 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Im Kinsky Kunst Auktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Purkersdorf Sanatorium sconce, Vienna
1904
Painted alpacca
overall: 16.5 cm x 16.5 cm x 9.5 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Im Kinsky Kunst Auktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Butter dish, Model No. 216, Vienna
1904
Silver, glass insert
overall: 4.6 cm x 13.8 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Im Kinsky Kunst Auktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Chair for dining room in Purkersdorf Sanatorium, Vienna
1904
Beechwood, stained brown, partly bent and lathe-turned; laminated wood, red leather covering (formerly red oilcloth)
overall: 99 cm x 46 cm x 43 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Purkersdorf Sanatorium
John Sailer, Vienna
Hans Hollein, Vienna
Richard Feigen, New York
Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan
Maurice and Margo Cohen, Michigan
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Brooch, Vienna
1904
Silver, partial gilt; diamonds, moonstones, opal, lapis lazuli, coral, leopardite
overall: 5.1 cm x 5.1 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Fritz and Lili Waerndorfer, Vienna
By descent in the family
Christie's, New York
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Writing desk with built-in shelves and chair for the study of Dr. Jerome Stonborough for the Berlin apartment of Jerome Stonborough and Margaret Stonborough-Wittgenstein, Vienna
1905
Stained solid oak and oak veneer, pores chalked white, metal mounts
overall: 119.5 cm x 180 cm x 96 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Jerome Stonborough, Berlin; Vienna
Private Collection
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Furniture suite from the apartment of Magda von Mautner-Markhof, Vienna
1905-06
Mahogany, leather, brass
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Magda von Mautner-Markhof, Vienna
Wiener Kunstauktionen, Vienna
Neue Galerie New York

Josef Hoffmann
Vase, Vienna
1906
Zinc-plated sheet iron, glass liners
overall: 8.5 cm x 16.5 cm
b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice
d. 1956, Vienna
Provenance

Christie's, New York
Neue Galerie New York