Josef HOFFMANNAdolf WERTNIKWIENER WERKSTÄTTE, Tea strainer Enlarge 1 /1

Josef HOFFMANN

Pirnitz, Moravia, Austria 1870 – 1956

designer

Adolf WERTNIK

maker

WIENER WERKSTÄTTE

Austria commenced 1903 – 1932

workshop (organisation)

Tea strainer c.1906 Place made: Austria
Materials & Technique: metalwork, tea strainers, silver, ebony

Primary Insc: Hall marked on underside near hande with monogram "JH", not dated
Secondary Insc: Hallmarked on underside near handle with Diana second standard makr, W in an unclear W (WIENER WERKSTATTE), monogram, and AW (maker's monogram)
Dimensions: 19.4 h x 7.3 w cm
Acknowledgement: Purchased from Gallery Restaurant Funds 1987
Accession No: NGA 87.187
Subject: Art style: Vienna Secession