Bauhaus Vase design by Paula Straus.

Vase design by Paula Straus. Bauhaus, Art deco design, 1920s

Vase design by Paula Straus.

Vase design by Paula Straus.

Hammered vase, partly polished, gilded interior. Design: Paula Straus
Published in: The Form. Magazine for creative work in 1929.

The goldsmith Paula Straus (1894–1943), a member of the Deutscher Werkbund, is one of the most important representatives of German gold and silversmithing. She was one of the first blacksmith, whose works have been produced in series.

Related book: Frauensilber: Paula Straus, Emmy Roth & Co. Silberschmiedinnen der Bauhauszeit. – Woman`s Silver: Paula Straus, Emmy Roth & Co. Silversmith Inside the Bauhaus period – Catalog for the eponymous exhibition at the Badische Landesmuseum Karlsruhe in the Museum at Market Square, Karlsruhe, 19 Feb. to 19 June 2011 and in the Brohan Museum, State Museum for Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Functionalism, 1889-1939, Berlin, 07 July to 09 October 2011. (Katalog zur gleichnamigen Ausstellung des Badischen Landesmuseums Karlsruhe im Museum beim Markt, Karlsruhe, 19. Feb. bis 19. Juni 2011 und im Bröhan Museum, Landesmuseum für Jugendstil, Art Deco und Funktionalismus, 1889 – 1939, Berlin, 07. Juli bis 09. Okt. 2011