Model 720 by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby’s

Model 720 by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby's

Model 720 by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby’s

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Josef Hoffmann
THREE-PIECE SALON SUITE, MODEL NO. 720
Estimate: 20,000 – 30,000 USD
LOT SOLD. 50,000 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer’s Premium)
comprising settee and two armchairs
each with firm’s label
stained bentwood, brass and fabric upholstery
settee: 26 3/4 x 65 1/4 x 21 1/2 in. (67.9 x 165.7 x 54.6 cm)
armchair: 27 7/8 x 22 x 22 1/4 in. (70.8 x 55.9 x 56.5 cm)
circa 1905
manufactured by Jacob and Josef Kohn, Vienna

via Sotheby’s

Fledermaus Chairs by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby’s

Fledermaus Chairs by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby's

Fledermaus Chairs by Josef Hoffmann at Sotheby’s

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PROPERTY FROM A MANHATTAN COLLECTION

Josef Hoffmann

PAIR OF “FLEDERMAUS” CHAIRS, MODEL NO. 729

Estimate: 2,000 – 3,000 USD

LOT SOLD. 5,313 USD (Hammer Price with Buyer’s Premium)

beechwood and fabric upholstery

32 x 20 1/8 x 18 1/2 in. (81.3 x 51.1 x 47 cm)

circa 1905

manufactured by Jacob and Josef Kohn, Vienna

Love the upholstery!

via Sotheby’s.

Josef Hoffmann Chair

Josef Hoffmann Chair

Josef Hoffmann Chair

Via thesuperserious and via 1stdibs.

Kubus or Cube Armchair by Josef Hofmann

Kubus or Cube Armchair by Josef Hoffmann
Austrian furniture manufacturer Wittmann still makes it, the Kubus or Cube armchair by Josef Hoffmann. It’s one of my favorites. Another omission I’ve never featured it here. The design is from 1910.

Sieben Kugel Chair by Josef Hoffmann

Sieben Kugel or 7 balls Chair by Josef Hoffmann

Recently there were two Sieben Kugel Chairs or Seven Balls Chairs for sale at Phillips de Pury & Company and each chair fetched $ 37,500.

Rare side chair, for the Kunstschau Wien 1908, model no. 371, ca. 1908

Beechwood, leather. 43 in. (109.2 cm.) high Produced by Jacob & Josef Kohn, Austria.

ESTIMATE $50,000-70,000

SOLD AT $37,500