Marianne Brandt (Ger. 1893 – 1983)
Rare modernist paper tray c.1931 made by Ruppelwerk GmbH, Gotha, Germany from a design by Marianne Brandt the German painter, sculptor, photographer, metalsmith, and designer who studied at the Bauhaus. This tiny functional utensil/object embodies many of the principles of early modernist design synonymous with the Bauhaus at the time of its manufacture.
Lacquered metal. 4.1 x 13 x 9.8 cm. Stamped to the underside.