Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Planter

French
about 1949–55


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

Dimensions

Overall: 14.1 x 22.7cm (5 9/16 x 8 15/16in.) Other (Overall): 16.8cm (6 5/8in.)

Accession Number

1985.584

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Hexagonal form with spiney corners. Rough crackled surface. Dark purple base with light purple top, shot through with green. Signed: Schneider in script near base. France (diamond-engraved).

Signed

Scheinder in script near base; France (diamond-engraved)

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 304.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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