Designer Josef Hoffmann
Austrian, 1870-1956
Manufacturer Augarten Porcelain Manufactory
Vienna, Austrian, founded 1923
Title
  • Cake Plate
Date between 1930 and 1938
Medium porcelain
Dimensions Overall: 13/16 × 7 1/8 inches (2.1 × 18.1 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Jerome M. and Patricia J. Shaw Purchase Fund
Accession Number 1985.13.1
Department European Modern Art to 1950
On View Modern N2AA, Level 2 (see map)
Marks Marks, on plate, underside, in black: ENTWURF | PROF. JOS. | HOFFMANN
Marks, on plate, underside, in red: 1985.13.1
Marks, on plate, underside, in red: 18 | 5544
Marks, on plate, underside, in blue: GES. GESCH.
Marks, on plate, underside, in red: Augarten | Austria
Marks, on plate, underside, in blue, faded: [unidentigied mark] Wien
(Barry Friedman, Ltd., New York, New York, USA);
1985-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)