Description & Technical information

Executed by: Lötz Witwe, Klostermühle, around 1906
Décor: Melusin diagonally rolled
Shape: 1906, prod. no. II-3659

Dense opaque trailings in steel-grey between layers of clear glass

H 22 cm

This décor, which was used by Josef Hoffmann, Marie Kirschner, Adolf Beckert and other artists, was produced until 1913.

Date:  around 1906
Period:  around 1906
Origin:  Austrian
Medium: Glass, Dense opaque trailings in steel-grey
Dimensions: 22 cm (8⁵/₈ inches)
Provenance: private property, USA


Ref.: J. Mergl/E. Ploil/H. Ricke, Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1880–1940, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2003, p. 294 (décor); H. Ricke (ed.), Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1880–1940, Munich, 1989, vol. 2, p. 162 (paper pattern)