Box covered in silk: Flamingo

Austrian
about 1910
Designed by Lotte Föchler-Frömmel (born in 1884), For Wiener Werkstätte (1903–1932)


Object Place: Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

7.5 x 14.5 x 7.5 cm (2 15/16 x 5 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1992.451

Medium or Technique

Silk, printed

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Boxes

Rectangular cardboard(?) box covered in printed silk, “Flamingo” pattern, white with blue, pink, and black stylized flowers. Edged with black leather(?); Marks: “WIENER / WERK / STATTE” (stamped in gold on base).

Provenance

Estate of Emilie Flöge; by 1992, with Francesca Galloway, London; Purchased by the MFA September 23, 1992.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection