Description & Technical information

designed by: Josef Hoffmann
executed by: Wiener Werkstätte, model no. M 1053

According to the WW archives, only a few pieces were produced during 1909. The ceiling fixture was produced in a larger and a smaller variant, the latter being depicted here.

Date:  1909
Period:  20th century
Origin:  Vienna
Medium: Alpacca, Silver plated, Original patina, Chains, Opal glass shades
Signature: Marked: WW, JH, rose mark

Dimensions: 185 x 41 cm (72⁷/₈ x 16¹/₈ inches)
Literature: A contemporary photograph is preserved in the Wiener Werkstätte photographic archives at the Austrian Museum of Applied Arts (MAK), Vienna, inv. no. WWF 97-34-4
Categories: Decorative Arts & Design