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Josef Steindl furniture design, 1888-1928

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Finding aid for the Josef Steindl furniture design, circa 1888-1928

Title: Josef Steindl furniture design
Dates: 1888-1928
Number: 930025
Creator/Collector: Steindl, Josef
Extent: 4.0 linear feet (7 boxes, 6 flat file folders)
Abstract: Architect and professor at the Royal Technical School for Woodworking in Wal. Mesertitsch, and a noted designer of modern, functional furniture in the 20th century. Steindl designed primarily bentwood and metal tubular furniture. He was, however, also a master of historical furniture styles as seen in his work of the 1880s and 1890s and in the ornamentation for his bentwood pieces. Collection comprises 315 original drawings and 571 photographic prints of furniture designs by Steindl, many in historical styles of the 1890s.
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Language: Collection material is in German
Repository: The Getty Research Institute
Special Collections
1200 Getty Center Drive, Suite 1100
Los Angeles, California, 90049-1688
(310) 440-7390
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rose Lachman.


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