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'Pierrot' series vase

French
about 1928


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

Catalogue Raisonné

Pierrot series, no. 1943

Dimensions

Overall: 20.8cm (8 3/16in.) Other (Overall): 20.2cm (7 15/16in.)

Accession Number

1985.496

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Globular vessel with hint of a shoulder, sitting on a thin amethyst base. The surface is treated with acid to give a matte appearance. The decoration consists of varying size ovals, which have been wheel-carved into the body and act as windows. In addition, irregular ovals in opaque smoke color have been applied randomly around the body. Incised in script Schneider on the side of the base.

Signed

Schneider in script on side of foot (wheel-cut)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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