cf. Josef Hoffmann Designs, Peter Noever, ed., MAK exhibition catalogue, 1992, design for the present coffeepot 1923, (Cat. No. 142) illustrated p. 100.
See also ibid. related designs dating from 1918 (Cat. Nos. 133 and 134) illustrated p. 97.
This popular design was featured in the Wiener Werkstätte 25th anniversary souvenir publication, illustrated in color together with a purple glass vase of the same design as lot 20. (See lot 57)