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Back to Early 20th C. Design / January 19, 2019





Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000

Picture frame with period photograph of Emilie Flöge, Austria, early 20th C.
Silver, ebonized wood, paper, glass
Frame stamped WW WIENER WERKSTATTE with rose mark, original Fischer Fine Art London label to verso
11 1/8" x 7 1/8" x 1/2"
Emilie Flöge co-managed one of the premier fashion salons of Vienna and was the lifelong partner of Gustav Klimt, who designed the dress she models in this photograph.
Literature: Kallir, Viennese Design and the Wiener Werkstatte, 1986, p. 89, no, 111 (image only)
Provenance: Fischer Fine Art, London
Collection of Jacqueline Fowler, Connecticut

Photo not examined outside of frame, some very minor foxing visible. Frame in excellent condition. One tight 1 1/4" crack to glass in extreme lower left corner.

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