31 October 1996
A glazed terracotta figure
By Gudrun Baudisch, made at the Wiener Werkstätte, 1920s
Wearing an orange hat and drape, with colourful checquered vest, balancing three pots on his head, shoulder and knee, two further pots at his feet
10¼in. (26cm.) high
Impressed WW mark, artist's monogram and Made in Austria 367
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Cf: Deutsche Kunst und Dekoration, 1928, p.204.
Compare also: Expressive Keramik der Wiener Werkstätte, Munich, 1992, Cat. No. 57.
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