Description & Technical information

Hoffmann broadened his stylistic horizons by borrowing from historical examples dating as far back as the Renaissance though without ever losing his individuality. Hoffmann's authorship for this piece of furniture can unequivocally be proven from the original design drawings in our possession.

Date:  1930
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Polished, Rosewood veneer, Carved wood appliqué, Metal gilding
Dimensions: 79 x 95 x 45 cm (31¹/₈ x 37²/₅ x 17³/₄ inches)
Literature: Design drawings by Josef Hoffmann, Kamm collection, Zug, Switzerland
Categories: Decorative Arts & Design, Furniture