Description & Technical information

Designed by: Hans Vollmer or Wilhelm Schmidt, 1903
Executed by: Prag-Rudniker Korbwarenfabrik, from 1903 on, model no. 211, with round top and square base

Elm wood and elm wood veneer, original Rattan and original brass balls, excellent original condition

Furnishings and objets d’art of an astounding modernity for the time were made for the exhibition put on by the "Wiener Kunst im Hause" [Vienna Art in the Home] Association under the motto "simple furniture". Many of these are exemplary even today. Teachers and students influenced and stimulated each other to a very high degree.

Date:  1903
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Elm wood and elm wood veneer
Dimensions: 77 x 61 cm (30³/₈ x 24 inches)
Literature: Ref.: Sales catalogue of Prag-Rudniker Korbwarenfabrik, plate no. VII
Categories: Decorative Arts & Design, Furniture