Chair for dining room in Purkersdorf Sanatorium

Chair for dining room in Purkersdorf Sanatorium

Artist

Josef Hoffmann
(b. 1870, Pirnitz/Brtnice d. 1956, Vienna)

Date

1904

Medium

Beechwood, stained brown, partly bent and lathe-turned; laminated wood, red leather covering (formerly red oilcloth)

Classification

Decorative Arts

Measurements

overall: 99 cm x 46 cm x 43 cm

Credit Line

Neue Galerie New York

Accession Number

2000.21

Provenance

Purkersdorf Sanatorium
John Sailer, Vienna
Hans Hollein, Vienna
Richard Feigen, New York
Donald Morris Gallery, Birmingham, Michigan
Maurice and Margo Cohen, Michigan
Christie's, New York, June 11, 1999, consigned by the above, The Maurice & Margo Cohen Collection, lot 306
Carlton Fine Art, June 1999, acquired from the above
Neue Galerie New York, October 2000, acquired from the above