Description & Technical information

Designed by: Koloman Moser, Vienna, 1901

Executed by: J. & J. Kohn, model no. 413 F, Vienna, from 1901 on

Marked: brand mark: "J. & J. Kohn Vsetin Austria"; paper label: "Jakob & Josef Kohn"

Bent beech and plywood, brass cuffs and fittings, surface dyed to rosewood. professionally repolished, upholstery and fabric renewed, very good condition.

This armchair was first presented as part of a drawing room ensemble at the winter exhibition of the Austrian Museum of Art and Industry in 1901. The year after, the armchair was shown in Turin and, in 1904, in Saint Louis.

Date:  1901
Period:  Early 20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Dimensions: 98 x 53 x 49 cm (38⁵/₈ x 20⁷/₈ x 19¹/₄ inches)
Provenance: private property, Austria


Ref.: Italian sales catalogue J. & J. Kohn, 1906; sales catalogue J.
& J. Kohn, 1916, p. 49; G. Renzi, Il mobile moderno,
Gebrüder Thonet Vienna, Jacob & Josef Kohn, Milan, 2008, p. 54 f

Categories: Furniture