Collection Online
Medium
ebonised wood, glass, brass, clock mechanism, enamel, steel
Measurements
(a-e) 40.4 × 24.3 × 16.0 cm (overall)
Inscription
(a) printed in black on silver plaque inside clock: OSKAR MEINDL / WIEN, IV/ 1. Margaretenstr.45
punched in mechanism in rear c.: 52 / B / 819390
incised in clock mechanism in rear l.c.: R (underlined) 172B2
(d) punched in handle: 3
(e) punched in handle: 3
Accession Number
D168.a-e-1976
Department
International Decorative Arts
Credit Line
National Gallery of Victoria, Melbourne
Samuel E. Wills Bequest, 1976
© Estate of Josef Hoffmann
This digital record has been made available on NGV Collection Online through the generous support of Digitisation Champion Ms Carol Grigor through Metal Manufactures Limited
Gallery location
Mid 20th Century Paintings & Decorative Arts Gallery
Level 2, NGV International
Description
Vertically moulded case surmounted by flattened triangular pediment, stepped plinth.