Bruno Paul, ‘Candelabrum’, circa 1901, Sotheby's: Important Design
Bruno Paul, ‘Candelabrum’, circa 1901, Sotheby's: Important Design

Manufactured by K. M. Seifert, Dresden-Löbtau, for the Vereinigte Werkstätten für Kunst im Handwerk

Die Kunst, vol. 12, 1905, p. 367 (for a period illustration of this model exhibited at the tenth Munich Secession exhibition in 1904)
Kathryn Bloom-Hiesinger, Art Nouveau in Munich, Masters of Jugenstil, Philadelphia, 1988, pp. 94, 100-101
Alfred Ziffer, Bruno Paul: Deutsche Raumkunst und Architektur zwischen Jugendstil und Moderne, Munich, 1992, p. 87
Torsten Bröhan and Thomas Berg, Avantgarde Design 1880-1930, Cologne, 1994, pp. 38-39
Wendy Kaplan, The Arts and Crafts Movement in Europe and America: Design for the Modern World, Los Angeles, 2004, p. 89
Charlotte and Peter Fiell, eds., 1900-1910s Decorative Arts, Cologne, 2000, p. 27

Historical Design, New York
Acquired from the above by the present owner, circa 1999

About Bruno Paul

German, 1874-1968, Seifhennersdorf, Germany, based in Berlin, Germany