Description & Technical information

Designed: Vienna, around 1902
Executed by: J. & J. Kohn, model no. 600/5, subsequently model no. 3106
Not marked

Bent beech and plywood, stained and polished, brass cuffs and studs, facetted and cut glass, faceted mirrors renewed, surface slightly repolished, very good original condition

H 188 cm, W 116 cm, D 42 cm

Date:  Vienna, around 1902
Period:  Vienna, around 1902
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: Bent beech and plywood, Facetted and cut glass, brass cuffs and studs, faceted mirrors

Not marked

Dimensions: 188 x 116 x 42 cm (74 x 45⁵/₈ x 16¹/₂ inches)
Provenance: private collection, USA

Literature: Ref.: S. Wichmann, Jugendstil Art Nouveau: Floral and Functional Forms, 1984, p. 159; J. Kallir, Viennese Design and the Wiener Werkstatte, exh. cat., Galerie St. Etienne, New York, 1986, p. 82, no. 15; Italian sales cat. J. & J. Kohn, 1906; G. Renzi, Il mobile moderno, Gebrüder Thonet Vienna, Jacob & Josef Kohn, Milan, 2008, p. 110 f

Exhibitions: Exhibited: Detroit Institute of Arts, Decorative Arts 1900: Highlights from Private Collections in Detroit, November 1993 - January 1994, p. 91, cat. no. 109

Categories: Furniture