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    Sale 7620

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    28 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 32

    JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956)

    CAKE TRAY, CIRCA 1924

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956)
    CAKE TRAY, CIRCA 1924
    executed at the Wiener Werkstätte, hand-wrought silver
    1¼ in. (3.2 cm.) high; 6½ in. (16.5 cm.) wide; 12½ in. (31.8 cm.) deep
    impressed marks JH, WIENER WERKSTÄTTE, 900, Vienna Toucan assay mark for 900 silver


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    Exhibited

    Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs et Industriels Modernes, 1925, Paris (design first presented)