Standing cup

Austrian
1912
Mark of Eduard Josef Wimmer-Wisgrill (1882–1961), Made for Wiener Werkstätte (1903–1932)


Object Place: Europe, Vienna, Austria

Dimensions

Overall: 33.1 x 20.8 x 17.7 cm (13 1/16 x 8 3/16 x 6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1990.601

Medium or Technique

Metal

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Silver

Executed for the Wiener Werkstätte. Standing cup, hexagonal in section, with spreading trumpet-shaped foot, tall, slender stem and ogee-shaped bowl with curved lip. Chased over all with foliage and rosebuds, the rim and seams edged with beaded wire.

Markings

Marks: on foot, H in circle; indistinct mark; WW in monogram, Vienna date letter A with pellet; standard mark for 900 silver; Maker's mark of Edward Josef Wimmer-Wisgill.

Credit Line

Edwin E. Jack Fund