Anton Hanak

The Purple Hand,

watercolor over pencil on paper,



Anton Hanak (Austrian, 1875-1934)

The Purple Hand

watercolor over pencil on grained wove paper

28,3 x 19 cm

signed and dated in chalk lower right: "Anton Hanak 1917"

Hanak was a member of the Secession, the Wiener Werkstätte, and the Austrian Werkbund (founding member) and was close friends with Gustav Klimt and Josef Hoffmann.


Jack Daulton
The Daulton Collection
Los Altos Hills, California