Jardiniere

French (Paris)
1897
Designed by Hector Guimard (French, 1867–1942), Manufactured by Gilardoni Fils, A. Brault et Cie, French (Choisy le Roi), 1880-1980 (French (Choisy-le-Roi))


Object Place: Europe, France

Dimensions

Overall: 27.8cm (10 15/16in.) Other (Overall): 66cm (26in.)

Accession Number

1992.208

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Long low vessel consisting of three bulbous forms overlaid with and joined by articulated organic molded decoration resting on six feet. Upwardly curved forms at either end form handles. The exterior is covered with a deep red glaze speckled with green. The interior and underside is mottled green and red.

Provenance

Galerie Elstir, Paris, from whom purchased.

Credit Line

Arthur Tracy Cabot Fund