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    Sale 7620

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    28 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 34

    KOLOMAN MOSER (1868-1918) & JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956)

    TWO CIGARETTE CASES, CIRCA 1900

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    KOLOMAN MOSER (1868-1918) & JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956)
    TWO CIGARETTE CASES, CIRCA 1900
    executed at the Wiener Werkstätte, one case designed by Koloman Moser of silver inlaid with niello, one designed by Josef Hoffmann of silver with incised and enamelled decoration
    3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) x 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) Koloman Moser case; 3¾ in. (9.3 cm.) x 3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) Josef Hoffmann case
    Koloman Moser - impressed marks GAS, 900, Diana mark and etched dedication to the interior Fur Einnerung an viele fröhliche Stunden Paula Eiggelet Wien 1902
    Josef Hoffmann - impressed marks WIENER WERKSTÄTTE, JH, Rosemark and Diana mark the interior also with etched dedication Louisten Kate (2)


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