Lot 166: Josef Hoffmann, A centrepiece,
December 1, 2016
Vienna, AustriaLive Auction
Description: Designed c. 1925, executed by Ludwig Moser & Söhne, Karlsbad for the Wiener Werkstätte, clear glass with intaglio, the underside with acid etched factory mark, height 19.5 cm, diameter 26.5 cm, (B).
Literature: An archive photograph of the present centerpiece is preserved in the WW Archives at the Austrian Museum of Applied Arts (ÖMAK), Vienna with inventory no. WWF 90-78-4.