Flagon with Cover

Josef Hoffmann Austrian, 1870-1956
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Modern, Level 2, North Wing

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Flagon with Cover

ca. 1908

Josef Hoffmann

1870-1956

Austrian

Unknown

Silver and gilt silver

Overall: 12 7/8 × 5 3/8 × 4 7/8 inches (32.7 × 13.7 × 12.4 cm)

Silver

European Modern Art to 1970

Gift of George G. Booth

23.162

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Stamp: [symbol] Stamp, in a square: MADE IN AUSTRIA Stamp: WEINER | WERKE | STATTE Stamp: 900

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George G. Booth

1923-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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R. P. "Handicraft from the Wiener Werkstaette," Bulletin of the DIA 5, no. 6 (March 1924): pp. 46-47 (ill.).

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Josef Hoffmann, Flagon with Cover, ca. 1908, silver and gilt silver. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of George G. Booth, 23.162.

Flagon with Cover
Flagon with Cover