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Wiener Werkstätte Pottery Madonna and Child by Ida Schwetz-Lehmann 1923 Austria.
Design: Ida Schwetz-Lehmann for Wiener Werkstätte
The Madonna with Child on her arm, wearing a cloak. Covered on inside with angel heads, walking on a globe.
WW stamped inside the globe, made in Austria, No 41
White undecorated pottery figure, excellent condition
Ida Schwetz-Lehmann studied at the fine Art School in Vienna. She married Karl Schwetz.
She worked at the Wiener Werkstätte (Viennese Workshops) and was a member from 1912 to 1923.
Wiener Werkstätte was founded in 1903 by Josef Hoffmann, Koloman Moser and the industrialist Fritz Waerndorfer.