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Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Urn

French
about 1920–25
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

Overall: 22.1cm (8 11/16in.) Other (Overall): 29.9cm (11 3/4in.)

Accession Number

1985.562

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Urn, internally decorated in mottled yellow and cased in clear, with slightly flaring lip. Blown as one, with the foot part of the piece. Four cobalt blue small handles with rigaree are applied around the body.

Signed

Signed in script Schneider, preceded by the outline of an amphora.

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 285.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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