Wiener Werkstätte

Left: Weiner Werkstätte. Cabaret Fledermaus. 1907-08.

Right: Joseph Hoffmann and Koloman Moser. Reception room for the Weiner Werkstätte's main office on the Neustiftgasse. 1903-04.

Viennese Design and the Wiener Werkstätte

By Jane Kallir; with a forward by Carl E. Schorske. Galerie St. Etienne/George Braziller, 1986; accompanied an exhibition of the same title. A comprehensive history of the Wiener Werkstätte (Vienna Workshop), with an examination of its varied activities, including art and architecture, as well as furniture, metalwork, ceramics, fashion and textile design. All the major artists of the period are well represented, including Gustav Klimt, Oskar Kokoschka, Koloman Moser, Josef Hofmann and Egon Schiele. 55 color plates; 195 black and white illustrations. 152 pages.

Softcover: $18.00

Wiener Werkstätte

Galerie St. Etienne (exhibition catalogue), 1966. The first American exhibition on the subject; included silver, enamel, ceramics, glass, paintings and graphic art, with work by Josef Hoffman, Dagobert Peche, Maria Likartz, Vally Wieselthier, Gustav Klimt, Oskar Kokoschka, Egon Schiele and others. 29 black and white illustrations. 32 pages.

Softcover: $10.00