Description

    Austrian Carved Mahogany Figural Vitrine
    Designed by Otto Prutscher
    Produced at Kunstgewerbe Schule & Museum fur Kunst & Industrie
    Sculpted by T. Pfaffenbichler
    Circa 1910
    Ht. 93 x 86 x 19-1/2 in.

    PROVENANCE:
    Sotheby's, Important 20th Century Decorative Works of Art, 1 December 2000, Lot 189.

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF ROBERT GINGOLD


    This vitrine is part of a furniture suite which was originally designed for Austrian impresario Max Reinhardt for his study in Vienna.



    Estimate: $1,500 - $2,500.

    Condition Report*:

    Some age-related cracking and fill to panel to center door, errant wear to finish, some age-related cracking to legs which are structurally sound, errant water spotting, minor chipping to veneer to sides of case, one pane appears to be a replacement, with wear commensurate with age and use.

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