Description & Technical information

Designed by: Adolf Loos, before 1913
Executed by: August Kitschelt's Erben, Vienna, model no. 1175

Adolf Loos used the coat and hat stand in Café Capua, which was designed by him. With its clear line and outstanding functionality, the coat and hat stand is a convincing piece. The revolving top allow it to be placed in a corner, thus saving space.

Date:  1913
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Brass, Cast iron base painted black
Dimensions: 200 x 50 x 50 cm (78³/₄ x 19⁵/₈ x 19⁵/₈ inches)
Literature: E. B. Ottillinger, A. Loos, comp. ill. p. 131, no. 170, Café Capua; sales catalogue August Kitschelt's Erben, p. 249
Categories: Decorative Arts & Design