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Creator Name: Hoffmann, Josef
Creator Nationality: European; Central European; Austrian
Creator Role: Designer
Creator Dates/Places: 1870 - 1956
Creator Name-CRT: Josef Hoffmann
Creator Name: Wiener Werkstätte
Creator Role: Manufacturer
Creator Name-CRT: Wiener Werkstätte
Creation Start Date: 1903
Creation End Date: 1904
Creation Date: about 1903 - 1904
Creation Place: Vienna
Object Type: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects
Classification Term: Furniture
Materials and Techniques: solid oak wood and oak wood veneer, black satin, white paint, polished boxwood inlay, white metal
Dimensions: H.30 x W.24-3/4 x D.24-3/4 in.
AMICA Contributor: The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Owner Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA
ID Number: 91.60
Credit Line: The William Hood Dunwoody Fund
Josef Hoffmann designed this table for the Vienna home of Broncia and Hugo Koller shortly after organizing the Wiener Werkstätte in 1903. Hoffmann and Koloman Moser (1868-1918) collaborated on the home's interior design, and Mrs. Koller was a frequent shopper at the Wiener Werkstätte. The reductive geometric lines, varying thicknesses of wood, and tapering elements represent the beginning of twentieth-century modernist furniture form.
AMICA ID: MIA_.91.60
Component Measured: overall
Measurement Unit: in
AMICA Library Year: 1998
Media Metadata Rights:
?The Minneapolis Institute of Arts
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