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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Criblé series bowl

French
about 1930
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

Height: 12.6 cm (4 15/16in.) Diameter: 15.9 cm (6 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1985.490

Medium or Technique

Glass/acid-etched

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Footed bowl with a pale amethyst base and lower body, shading to clear into a wide lip slanting gradually upward. A partial knob holds the bowl with structural fins. The body is externally decorated through acid etching to leave a design of polished ribs and shields. Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on the side of the base.

Signed

SCHNEIDER on the side of the base

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 323.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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