Description & Technical information

Designed by: Josef Hoffmann, 1912 until 1925

Executed by: Wiener Werkstätte, model no. M 3491 (largest box)

Brass, hand polished, very good original condition

Largest Box: H 6.5 cm, B 11.5 cm, D 9.5 cm

Smallest Box: H 4 cm, W 10 cm, D 8 cm

Date:  1912 until 1925
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Austria
Medium: Brass, Hand-polished
Signature: Marked: JH, WIENER WERK STÄTTE (3 lines), MADE IN AUSTRIA

Dimensions: 6.5 x 11.5 x 9.5 cm (2¹/₂ x 4¹/₂ x 3³/₄ inches)
Provenance: Private property, USA; smallest box: estate of
Ferdinand Hodler, Geneve


Wiener Werkstätte archives at the Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna, design
drawing inv. no. KI 12047-20, model no. M 3491

Categories: Decorative Arts & Design