Wiener Werkstätte and their associates
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Published by Fischer Fine Art in London .
Written in English


  • Wiener Werkstätte -- exhibitions.,
  • Decoration and ornament -- Vienna -- exhibitions.

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Edition Notes

Accompanies an exhibition held 29 November 1982-21 January 1983 at Fischer Fine Art, London.

ContributionsFischer Fine Art.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 card, folded :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18596015M

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  Gorgeous Postcards of The Wiener Werkstätte ( – ) The Vereinigung für Kunsthandwerk (Arts and Crafts Association) Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshops) was created in by Austrian artists and designers Josef Hoffmann and Koloman Moser, backed by their patron Fritz Wärndorfer. Nudelman Rare Books features high spots in English and American Literature, beautifully illustrated books from the 19th and 20th centuries including English, French and German Art Nouveau, fine Children's books, Wiener Werkstatte, as well as art and poetry of the Victorian and Pre-Raphaelite Period, Autograph Letters and Fine Press Books. Wiener Werkstätte is an Impressionist & Modern artist. Their work was featured in numerous exhibitions at key galleries and museums, including the Stedelijk Museum and The Metropolitan Museum of Werkstätte's work has been offered at auction multiple times, with realized prices ranging from $ USD to $36, USD, depending on the size and medium of . The Wiener Werkstätte (“Vienna Workshop”) bears many hallmarks of a modern creative movement. Founded in by Josef Hoffmann, Koloman Moser, and Fritz Waerndorfer, this progressive alliance of artists and designers was particularly interested in challenging industrialised society with individual handcraftsmanship, and in bringing different facets of life .