Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Pitcher

French
about 1922–24
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953)


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

Dimensions

Overall: 16.2cm (6 3/8in.) Other (Overall): 13cm (5 1/8in.)

Accession Number

1985.578

Medium or Technique

Glass/acid-etched

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Ewer with a cream body and tiny bubbles, internally decorated by a wavy amethyst overlay on the bottom and a pinkish wavy overlay on the upper part. Cased in clear glass. Straight spout and applied translucent amethyst handle with rigaree trailing down the body. Signed in script Schneider along lower body.

Signed

SCHNEIDER on side of 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 300.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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