Designer Josef Hoffmann, Austrian, 1870-1956
Manufacturer Augarten Porcelain Manufactory, Vienna, Austrian, founded 1923
  • Teacup
Date between 1930 and 1938
Medium porcelain
Dimensions Overall: 4 inches (10.2 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase, Jerome M. and Patricia J. Shaw Purchase Fund
Accession Number 1985.13.2A
Department European Modern Art to 1950
Not On View
Signed see Marks
Marks Marks, on bottom: 1985.13.2A
Marks, on bottom, center, in blue, faded: [probably a symbol and "Wein," similar to saucer]
Marks, on bottom, in black: ENTWURF | PROF. JOS. HOFFMAN
Marks, on bottom, in blue: GES GECH.
Marks, on bottom, in black: 18 | 5544
Marks, on bottom, in red: Augarten | Austria
(Barry Friedman Ltd.);
1985-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)