'HERBST', A CERAMIC FIGURE

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'HERBST', A CERAMIC FIGURE
DESIGNED BY MICHAEL POWOLNY, EXECUTED BY WIENER KERAMIK, CIRCA 1908

Modelled as a standing putto, depicting the fall, holding grapes with foliage and vine, covered in polychrome glazes in white yellow and lime green, stamped with the firms mark WK, and the artists monogram MP--14 3/4in. (37.5cm.) high

cf.The Studio Yearbook 1909, London, p.115; Waltraud Neuwirth:Österreichische Keramik des Jugendstils, Prestel-Verlag München 1974, p.218, pl.85
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