Deaccessioned June 26, 2014
Lamp on stand
Object Place: Europe, Epinay-sur-Seine, France
Overall: 9.1cm (3 9/16in.) Other (Part A): 10.5cm (4 1/8in.) Other (Part B): 11.9 x 3.1cm (4 11/16 x 1 1/4in.)
Medium or Technique
A perfume nightlight globe in turquoise with internal amethyst shadings. Acid-treated to give a matte appearance. Signed in script Schneider on the globe. The globe sits on a square hammered wrought-iron base with four small curved feet.
Schneider on side near base; ROBJ/PARIS on stand
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 317.
The John Axelrod Collection
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