Postcards with artwork likely to be been done by the so very gifted Kolomon Moser blowing our way from the Collection of Alastair Mason. Copyright the Collection of Alastair Mason but picked up from the website theviennasecession.com which is filled with treasures. This being the second look-

Postcard.
Postcard. No monogram but likely by Kolomon Moser (1868-1919). Philipp & Kramer, printers, Vienna. Series IV/6. © Collection of Alastair Mason. Fair use license. via https://www.theviennasecession.com/recently-added/#jp-carousel-8699
Postcard.
Postcard. No monogram but probably with artwork by Koloman Moser and Josef Hoffmann. Philipp & Kramer, printers, Vienna. Series III/5. Image © Collection of Alastair Mason. Fair use license. via https://www.theviennasecession.com/recently-added/#jp-carousel-8697
Postcard.
Postcard. No monogram but the artwork likely to have been done Koloman Moser. Philipp & Kramer, printers, Vienna. Series I/6. © Collection of Alastair Mason. Fair use license. via https://www.theviennasecession.com/recently-added/#jp-carousel-8694
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Designs by Koloman Moser (1868-1918). Austrian. Part of the Vienna Secession and co-founder of Wiener Werkstätte. Collections of the MAK, Vienna. via europeana.eu, an art initiative of the European Union.

Textile design. No date.
Textile design. No date. Collection of the Museum of Applied Arts – MAK, Vienna. Image © MAK, Vienna. Fair use license. via https://www.europeana.eu/portal/en/record/2026106/Partage_Plus_ProvidedCHO_MAK____sterreichisches_Museum_f_r_angewandte_Kunst___Gegenwartskunst_3519.html?q=Moser#dcId=1566382534375&p=1
Design of a pattern for cloth or wallpaper. No date.
Design of a pattern for cloth or wallpaper. No date. Collection of the Museum of Applied Arts – MAK, Vienna. Image © MAK, Vienna. Fair use license. via https://www.europeana.eu/portal/en/record/2026106/Partage_Plus_ProvidedCHO_MAK____sterreichisches_Museum_f_r_angewandte_Kunst___Gegenwartskunst_3486.html?q=Moser#dcId=1566382534375&p=1
Design of a pattern for cloth or wallpaper.
Design of a pattern for cloth or wallpaper. No date. Collection of the MAK – Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. Image © MAK – Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. Fair use license. via https://www.europeana.eu/portal/en/record/2026106/Partage_Plus_ProvidedCHO_MAK____sterreichisches_Museum_f_r_angewandte_Kunst___Gegenwartskunst_3500.html?q=Moser#dcId=1566382534375&p=1&pp=0

Tea and coffee with the Wiener Kunst im Haus from just before the Wiener Werkstätte came along. Jugendstil. Jutta Sika and Kolomon Moser, designers. Living from 1877 to 1964, she studied ceramics under Moser who helped with the design work.

Light blue cup and saucer. 1901-1902.
Light blue cup and saucer. 1901-1902. Hard-paste porcelain with stenciled decoration. Jutta Sika, designer. Wiener Porzellan-Manufaktur, manufacturer. Image © Milwaukee Art Museum, Milwaukee. Fair use license. via https://blog.mam.org/2011/11/04/from-museum-storage-wiener-werkstatte-vase/
Pot. 1901-1902.
Pot. 1901-1902. Porcelain with stencil design. Kolomon Moser and Jutta Sika, designers. Wiener Porzellanmanufaktur, manufacturer. Image © Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. Fair use license. via https://sammlung.mak.at/sammlung_online?id=collect-2947
Sauciere. 1901-1902.
Sauciere. 1901-1902. Porcelain with stencil design. Kolomon Moser and Jutta Sika, designers. Böhmische Manufaktur, manufacturer. Image © Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. https://sammlung.mak.at/sammlung_online?id=collect-14509
Coffee set. ca. 1902.
Coffee set. ca. 1902. Porcelain. Jutta Sika, designer. Wiener Porzellan Josef Böck, manufacturer. Schule Professor Koloman Moser, producer. Image © Cooper Hewitt Museum, New York. Fair use license. via https://www.cooperhewitt.org/2013/09/17/coffee-talk-celebrating-the-birth-of-jutta-sika/

Austrian graphics master Kolomon Moser on the money. Too bad he can’t come back and liven up the dollar bill.

50 kronen banknote. 1902.
50 kronen banknote. 1902. Austrian. Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Österreichische Nationalbank, Geldmuseum. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_50_Kronen-Banknote_-_1902.jpeg
50 kronen banknote. 1911.
50 kronen banknote. 1911. Austrian. Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Österreichische Nationalbank, Geldmuseum. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_50_Kronen-Banknote_-_1911.jpeg

Pages from a picture book made in 1904 by Koloman Moser for his niece. Not quite as much fun as having him make one for you or me but close.

"Eight funny squirrels."
“Eight funny squirrels.” Ink and red colored pencil on paper. Collage. In the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years. Private collection. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Bilderbuch6_-_1904.jpeg
"Fly bird."
“Fly bird.” Colored pencil and ink on paper. Private Collection. In the public domain because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://theartstack.com/artist/koloman-moser/flieg-voglein
"Mushroom Mouse."
“Mushroom Mouse.” Ink and colored pencil on paper. Private collection. In the public domain because the artist has been dead over 70 years. via https://www.wikiart.org/en/koloman-moser/picture-book-for-the-niece-of-ditha-mautner-von-markhof-1904-8

Having been begged for more Koloman Moser reappears . .. .these he must have rolled up and stuck in the chandelier just for you and me.

Illustration for a child's picture book. 1904.
Illustration for a child’s picture book. 1904. Collage, ink, pencil and colored pencil on paper. Private collection. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Bilderbuch11_-_1904.jpeg
Cover design for the 1898 founder's edition of Ver Sacrum.
Cover design for the 1898 founder’s edition of Ver Sacrum. Letterpress in metallic blue on red. Private collection. via https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/9/91/Kolo_Moser_-_Tanzende_Mädchen_-_1898.jpeg/983px-Kolo_Moser_-_Tanzende_Mädch
Design for a 50 kroner banknote. 1911.
Design for a 50 kroner banknote. Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Österreichische Nationalbank, Geldmuseum. via https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/c/cc/Kolo_Moser_-_50_Kronen-Banknote_-_1911.jpeg/1280px-Kolo_Moser_-_50_Kronen-Banknote_-_1911.jpeg
Design for a 100 kronen note. 1910.
Design for a 100 kronen note. 1910. Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Österreichische Nationalbank, Geldmuseum. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Port%C3%A4t-Entwurf_-1910.jpeg
"Vogel Bülow" textile design. 1899.
“Vogel Bülow” textile design. 1899. Pencil and watercolor on paper. Designed for Backhausen. Fa. Backhausen Interior Textiles Archives. via https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/0/09/Kolo_Moser_-_Vogel_B%C3%BClow_-_1899.jpeg/820px-Kolo_Moser_-_Vogel_B%C3%BClow_-_1899.jpeg.
Design for a mosaic for the main altar, Church Am Steinhof. 1905.
Design for a mosaic for the main altar, Church Am Steinhof. 1905-06. Pencil, ink and gouache on canvas. Collection of the Museum of Applied Arts, Vienna. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Kirche_am_Steinhof_-_Hauptaltar.jpeg.

All artwork is in the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years.

Design sketches at least partially colored in by Austrian creative genius Koloman Moser (1868-1918). Some turned into something . . . .others left resting in the back of the drawer for me to show to you . . .

Textile design  4418. `1902.
Design 4418. 1902. Made for the textile manufacturer Joh. Backhausen & Söhne. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Koloman_Moser_%E2%80%93_Dessin_4418.svg.
Post card design made for  Ver Sacrum. 1898.
Post card design made for Ver Sacrum. 1898. Source zeller.de. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Koloman_Moser_Postkarte_Ver_Sacrum_1898.jpg.
"Lindenbüten." 1898.
“Lindenbüten.” 1898. Design for upholstery fabric.. Made for Backhausen to be used in the Hotel Bristol in Bolzano. Pencil and watercolor on paper. Archives of Fa. Backhausen Interior Textiles. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Lindebl%C3%BCten_-_1898.jpeg.
Poster sketch. ca. 1904.
Poster sketch. ca 1904. Done for the Wiener Werkstätte. Pencil and gouache on paper. Collection of the Leopold Museum, Vienna. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_Plakatentwurf_-_ca1904.jpeg
Design for a 50 kronen bank note. 1902.
Design for a 50 kronen bank note. 1902. Watercolor on paper. Collection of the Österreichische Nationalbank, Geldmuseum. via https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Kolo_Moser_-_50_Kronen-Banknote_-_1902.jpeg.

All artwork in the public domain in the United States because the artist has been dead over 70 years.

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