9 December 2003
AN OVAL PIECE OF 'MANDELKRÄHE' UPHOLSTERY FABRIC
DESIGNED BY EDUARD WIMMER, MADE BY THE WIENER WERKSTÄTTE CIRCA 1910/11
14¾ x 9½in. (37.5 x 24.2cm.)
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This actual piece of fabric came from one of the chairs designed by Hoffmann for the dining room of Mimi Marlow's apartment in Vienna.
See: Angela Volker, Textiles of the Wiener Werkstätte 1910 -1932, New York, 1994, p. 39, fig. 52.
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