31 October 1996
A printed silk dress
Textile designed by Max Snischek 1926, produced by the Wiener Werkstätte, circa 1926
'Enos' pattern, square neck with short frill, patch pockets with frilled edges, the back edge with frilled panel, geometric design with stars and stripes and intersecting rectangles in beige, pink and pale blue on black
Selvedge printed Wiener Werkstätte
Otto and Mäda Primavesi, thence by descent.
See footnote to lot 69.
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See: Angela Völker, Textiles of the Wiener Werkstätte 1910 - 1932, London, 1994, p. 198, pl. 378, this design in another colourway illustrated.
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