Description & Technical information

FRANZ HOFSTÖTTER
LÖTZ WITWE

designed by: Franz Hofstötter (probably also décor), 1900
executed by: Lötz Witwe, Klostermühle
décor: metallgelb Phänomen Gre 358
shape: 1900, prod. no. II-353

Date:  1900
Period:  1850-1900
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Colourless glass, Salmon red mouth, Bulbous metallic-yellow side, Cased in opalescent glass, Base with dark red-brown band, Trailed silver-yellow bands
Signature: Signed: Loetz Austria (engraved on base)

Dimensions: 8.5 cm (3³/₈ inches)
Provenance: Dr. Daniel Lovette collection
Literature: J. Mergl/E. Ploil/H. Ricke, Lötz, Böhmisches Glas 1880–1940, Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2003, p. 83 ff; J. Lněničková, Loetz, Series II, Paper Patterns for Glass from 1900 to 1914, 2011, p. 65 (paper pattern)
Categories: Works of Art