11 June 1999
'LEUCHTER', A SILVER EIGHT-ARM CANDELABRUM
Josef Hoffmann, for the Wiener Werksttte, circa 1926
8.1/8in. (20.6cm.) high, 11.5/8in. (29.5cm.) diameter
stamped with monogram for designer, Rosenmark, MADE IN AUSTRIA WIENER WERK STTTE 900 on front of base, stamped with monogram for manufacturer and with silver standard mark on each arm
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The Wiener Werksttte Price List of August 1928 cites the candelabrum on page 504 at a cost of 950 schilling (151.80 USD).
cf. Die Kunst, (Vol. 60), 1929, p. 296 for an illustration of the candelabrum model.
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