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ADOLF LOOS (1870-1933)
ADOLF LOOS (1870-1933)
ADOLF LOOS (1870-1933)
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AN ENQUIRING EYE: PROPERTY FROM A DISTINGUISHED PRIVATE COLLECTOR
ADOLF LOOS (1870-1933)

RARE MANTEL CLOCK, CIRCA 1900

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ADOLF LOOS (1870-1933)
Rare Mantel Clock, circa 1900
brass, steel, beveled glass
19 ½ x 16 ½ x 9 ¾ in. (49.5 x 41.9 x 24.7 cm)
Provenance
Barry Friedman, Ltd., New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, 1984
Literature
J. Adlmann, S. Campbell, Vienna Moderne: 1898-1919, exh. cat., Cooper-Hewitt Museum, New York, p. 32
B. Rukschio, R. Schachel, Adolf Loos: Leben und Werk, Vienna, 1982, pp. 44-45
T. Bröhan, T. Berg, Design Classics 1890-1930, Cologne, 2001, p. 42
R. Price, New Worlds: German and Austrian Art 1890-1940, New York, 2001, p. 422
Post lot text
Christie's would like to thank Burkhardt Rukschio for his assistance in cataloguing this lot.

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