Oven

Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified

Categories: Furniture / Occasional furniture

Object Data

 

Artist

Museum

Inventory Number

ÖMV/45.600

Description

Special production for an oven top with soot traces on the interior. Earthenware, russet burning, high cylindrical pot shape, flat base, squared cut out opening. Oven closed at the top with a dome. Thick cylindrical wall in several rings made on the potter’s wheel, then stacked and painted on the interior. On the exterior irregular transitions are visible. The flue is mounted under the dome at an approx. 120° angle to the vessel. There are several appliqués over the entire area in the form of a wreath, masques, the figure of Justitia, a pelican and a star. Covered with a glossy brown glaze.

Height

53 cm

Width

45 cm

Period

18th Century

Provenance Data

 

Former owner according to museum / collection

unknown

Provenance

Acquisition from the art market/antique shop

Provenance according to museum / collection

Purchase Antiquar + Franz Abraham, Vienna III, Ungargase [Abraham Antique Dealer, Ungargasse 12, Vienna 3, after the death of Anton Franz Abraham on 25.11.1941 it was run by his wife Maria]

Committee in charge

Board of the Society for Folk Life and Folk Art

Decision

No decision has been reached so far.

Implementation

The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.

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