Ewer

French (Epinay-sur-Seine)
about 1930
Designed by Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

26 x 19.4 cm (10 1/4 x 7 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.597

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Thick-walled ewer in blue glass with random bubbles throughout. Four clear oval ribbed applications near the lip and an applied clear handle with rigaree trailing to the bottom. Lip barely indented with hint of a spout. Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on the side of the body. Acid etched FRANCE on the bottom.

Inscription

SCHNEIDER on the side of the body. FRANCE on the underneath.

Provenance

By 1985, John P. Axelrod; 1985, gift of John P. Axelrod (Accession Date: September 24, 1985)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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