Michael Powolny

Judenburg, Styria 1871 - 1954 Vienna


Especially rare colour variation

Manufactured by Wiener Keramik, WK model numbers 161 resp. 162

Pale pottery, polychrome glaze

Dancer to the right: H 24.7 cm
Dancer to the left: H 24 cm

Marks on both dancers: WK, monogram MP

Frottier WV no. 77 (dancer to the right)
and no. 78 (dancer to the left)
Arlt/Weilinger WV no. 161 resp. 162
Models in this colour version are especially rare.


cf. WW Archive, MAK Vienna, Photo Archive KI 9470-1-1
cf. Elisabeth Frottier, Michael Powolny, Vienna 1990, ill. p. 59, no. 32 and WV no. 77 resp. no. 78
cf. Thomas Arlt and Arthur Weilinger, Wiener Keramik. Bertold Löffler Michael Powolny, catalogue raisonné, Vienna 2018, ill. p. 110 and ill. p. 280, WV no. 161 resp. 162