Original model for 'Algae' lamp base

Pied de lampe modele algues

French (Rambervillers)
1904


Dimensions

Overall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.380

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Signed

Inscribed in clay: "J. Gruber"

Markings

Impressed: Ceramique Rambervillers

Provenance

Private collector; sold by the private collector to Robert Tschoudjouney, Paris; by inheritance from Tschoudjouney to a private collector; sold by the private collector to the Galerie Elstir, Paris; 2005, sold by Galerie Elstir to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2005)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from a Gift of the Winfield Foundation, Gift of French and Company, Gift of the Estate of Gertrude T. Taft, and Gift of the Collection of Edward Jackson Holmes