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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Candleholder

French
about 1960
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953)


Object Place: Europe, Epinay-sur-Seine, France

Dimensions

Overall: 6.8cm (2 11/16in.) Other (Overall): 9.9cm (3 7/8in.)

Accession Number

1985.545

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Small candleholder with a clear crystal body showing occasional random bubbles. The wide lip is cut into four petal-like protrusions and twisted in windmill fashion. Signed Schneider France.

Signed

Signed Schneider France

Provenance

September 25, 1985, gift of John Axelrod, Boston, to the MFA; June 26, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Doyle, New York, February 18, 2015 (sale 15BE01), lot 311.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

© 2011 Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York / ADAGP, Paris