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KOLOMAN MOSER or JOSEF MARIA AUCHENTALLER

Vienna Secession Cigarette Case

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KOLOMAN MOSER or JOSEF MARIA AUCHENTALLER

Vienna Secession Cigarette Case

Silver Enamel

Origin Austria, c. 1900
Marks Maker's mark G.A.S & Viennese poincon
Condition Very good

Attributed to Koloman Moser as the design is illustrated in Ver Sacrum 1898-1903, 11-4-30, p.180
Also illustrated in Josef Maria Auchentaller 1865-1949 , Un Secessionista ai confini dell'Impero Ein Kunstler der Wiener Secession, 2008, Roberto Festi, illustrated p.31 as Koloman Moser.
However, Eric Schaling in his book 2017 Georg Adam Scheid, A remarkable Viennese Silversmith, page 50 suggests the designer in in fact Josef Maria Auchentaller.
This has given rise to an interesting debate…...
Now in the collection of The Royal Museum of Scotland

Literature
The design is illustrated in Ver Sacrum 1898-1903, 11-4-30, p.180.
Josef Maria Auchentaller 1865-1949 , Un Secessionista ai confini dell'Impero Ein Kunstler der Wiener Secession, 2008, Roberto Festi, illustrated p.31

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