Leather Items

Josef Hoffmann

1870 Pirnitz, Moravia 1870 - 1956 1956 Vienna

Leather Items

Seven objects: three wallets, three pouches, one cigarette case

Manufactured by the Wiener Werkstätte

Leather, gold embossing

5 × 9 cm to 14 × 19 cm

Marks: WIENER/ WERK/ STÄTTE on all leather items, further WIEN / 1928 on the cigarette case

Professionally restored


cf. Exhibition catalogue ‘Wiener Werkstätte, Lederobjekte’, MAK, Vienna 1992, ill. p. 30 and 45
cf. Christian Brandstätter, Design der Wiener Werkstätte 1903–1932, Vienna 2003, ill. p. 364f.
cf. Exhibition catalogue ‘Wiener Werkstätte 1903–1923. The Luxury of Beauty’, ed. by Christian Witt-Dörring
and Janis Staggs, Neue Galerie, New York 2017/18, ill. p. 204f.