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Two-Handled Cup

Two-Handled Cup

c. 1922

Josef Hoffmann

(Austrian, 1870-1956)

designed by

Wiener Werkstätte

(Austrian, Vienna, 1903–32)

made at

Brass

Overall: 18.8 x 27.9 x 18.3 cm (7 3/8 x 11 x 7 3/16 in.)

Andrew R. and Martha Holden Jennings Fund 1983.71

Description

Greatly influenced by early 19th-century German and Austrian neoclassical design, Josef Hoffmann’s bowl mixes classical fluting with a surface showing light-catching hammer marks typical of early 20th-century handwork.

See also
Collection: 
Decorative Arts
Type of artwork: 
Metalwork
Medium: 
Brass

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