London, South Kensington
30 September 2009
JOSEF HOFFMANN (1870-1956)
BOWL, CIRCA 1925
made by Alexander Sturm, silver, with martelé surface, impressed marks for Vienna, 800 silver, Toucan poinçon and manufacturer's clover leaf logo
9 in. (22.3 cm.) high
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The Wiener Werkstätte is known to have commissioned pieces from Alexander Sturm which were then sold in the Wiener Werkstätte shop.
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This bowl was designed by Josef Hoffmann and made by Alexander Sturm.
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