Hanck, Matthias W.

Country

City

Chicago IL

Era

c.1907-1950s

Description

Specialties

  • Native of Chicago.
  • Apprentice under R.M. Johnson (manufacturing jewelers.)
  • Studied at the Art Institute and the Lewis Institute.

1907

  • Worked with Clara Welles in Chicago at Kalo.

1910

  • Founded The Julmat with Julius O. Randahl, Julmat lasted only 1 year.
  • Simple hammered shapes.
  • Hanck broke off to make jewelry.

1915

  • Opened a jewelry shop in Park Ridge.
  • Made Jewelry for private commissions & the T.C. Shop.

1920-1950s

  • Operated from a home workshop.