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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Miniature compote

French
about 1924
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953)


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

Dimensions

Overall: 5.1cm (2in.) Other (Overall): 10.2cm (4in.)

Accession Number

1985.549

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Miniature compote having a bowl internally decorated with a light blue center and a mottled dark blue edge, sitting on a translucent amethyst foot and knob.

Signed

Schneider on the 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 324.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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