DescriptionAustrian Carved Mahogany Desk
Designed by Otto Prutscher
Produced at Kunstgewerbe Schule & Museum fur Kunst & Industrie, Sculpted by T. Pfaffenbichler
Ht. 31-1/2 x 72-3/4 x 34-1/4
Sotheby's, Important 20th Century Decorative Works of Art, 1 December 2000, Lot 193.
PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROBERT GINGOLD
This single-drawer desk was part of a suite made for Austrian impresario Max Reinhardt for his study in Vienna.
Veneer to top likely a contemporary replacement and with fresh finish, leather surface with toning, scratching, and signs of use, other errant scratching and nicking throughout, some kick marks, with wear commensurate with age and use; lot does not include key.
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