Description & Technical information

Executed by: Viennese cabinetmaker

Bird's eye maple veneer on pine, multicoloured stained
glass, cut and facetted glass, brass fittings.

Excellent Viennese craftsmanship.

When furnishing the apartment of Dr. Hans Eisler von Terramare's family, Koloman Moser designed and executed several such pieces of furniture. Especially the stained
glass, the use of maple wood, the wardrobe's shape and the back board that goes down to the floor clearly prove that Moser was the designer.

Date:  1903
Period:  Early 20th century
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: multicoloured stained glass
Dimensions: 210 x 120 x 61 cm (82⁵/₈ x 47¹/₄ x 24 inches)

Cf. Die Kunst, vol. 10, 1904, p. 337, illus. 348; G. Pichler, “Kolo Mosers Wohnung für ein junges Paar – Gerta und Dr. Hans Eisler von Terramare“, in: R. Leopold/G. Pichler (eds.), Koloman Moser, Munich, 2007, p. 174-201.

Categories: Works of Art