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Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
Lot No. 28 
Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
  • Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
  • Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
  • Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
  • Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911

Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911

silver, malachite; marked with WW and Diana’s head silver purity hallmark (900) on the reverse side, marked WW, Diana’s head silver purity hallmark (900) and official hallmark A on the side; jewellery box with gilt signet WW on the front and stamped on the reverse in gold Wiener/Werk/Stätte; traces of use; size of the brooch: 4.8 x 3.9 cm. (MP)

Provenance:
Family of the sculptor Anton Sinn, Vienna.
Anton Sinn purchased this brooch directly from the Wiener Werkstätte. He was in personal contact with, among others, Josef Hoffmann and Gustav Klimt.
The brooch has always been in family ownership.
Expertise K&S Hallmark Scrutiny, Vienna.

Literature:
MAK, Vienna, Wiener Werkstätte Archive, model no. S 2447, inventory no. WWF-95-142-9.

Specialist: Dr. Magda Pfabigan M.A.

Josef Hoffmann, a brooch in original jewellery box, Wiener Werkstätte, 1911
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  • realized price**
    EUR 17,500
    USD 20,000
  • estimate
    EUR 15,000 to 30,000
    USD 17,500 to 34,500

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AUCTION DETAILS

Jugendstil and 20th Century Arts and Crafts
Date: 12.12.2018, 16:00
Location: Palais Dorotheum Vienna
Exhibition: 07.12. - 12.12.2018
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**Purchase price incl. all charges, commissions and taxes

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