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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Ecaille series vase

French
about 1928
Artist Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Artist Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


Object Place: Epinay-sur-Seine

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. 13 5/16 in. (33.8 cm); Diameter 7 3/4 in. (19.7 cm)

Accession Number

1985.485

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Ecaille series, no. 1184, pl. 38. Trumpet-shaped art deco vase of thick clear glass internally decorated in turquoise, amethyst and yellow streaks with inclusions of random bubbles, on a stepped wide foot. Applied spiral of clear glass circles the upper body three times. Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on top of foot. Signed in block letters FRANCE and OVINGTON on the bottom of the foot.

Signed

SCHNEIDER on foot; FRANCE and OVINGTON on bottom of foot

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 314.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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