Pair of Josef Hoffmann Chairs 1905 J&J Kohn #725B
Very early and important designe by Josef Hoffmann for J[&]J Kohn; horseshoe-shaped stand, each with two spheres under the corner joints of the seat; beechwood, light stained, polished finish, partly bent; re-upholstered and covered with a fabric with a design of the period, with borders; some screws and one apron replaced, restored, signs of age and use; height 97.7 cm, depth 50 cm, width 41.5 cm, height of seat 47 cm; Can be purchased separately.
cf MAK – Museum of Applied Arts, furniture collection, inventory no. H 2957 (with the seat and back upholstery);
G. Dry, Jacob [&] Josef Kohn, 1916 catalogue, Munich 1980, p. 53.