Naum Slutzky, ‘A Rare Footed Bowl’, circa 1927, Sotheby's: Important Design

Dimensions: 2 5/8 in. (6.7 cm) high, 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm) diameter

From the Catalogue:

After working as a master goldsmith in the Weimar Bauhaus, Naum Slutzky established himself independently in Hamburg in 1927. The exquisite simplicity of this bowl is reminiscent of early metal works of the Bauhaus.

—Courtesy of Sotheby's

Signature: engraved Slutzky on the underside

Ein Bauhaus-künstler und Hamburg, Naum Slutzky, 1894-1965, Museum für Kunst und Gewerbe Hamburg, May 11 - July 2, 1995

Ein Bauhaus-künstler und Hamburg, Naum Slutzky, 1894-1965, exh. cat., Hamburg, 1995, no. 36 (for the present lot illustrated)

Charles Crodel, Hamburg
Thence by descent
Acquired from the above by the present owner