Vase

French (Epinay-sur-Seine)
about 1926
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

Overall: H. 42.8 x Diam. 14 cm (16 7/8 x 5 1/2 in.) Diam. foot: 13.2 cm (5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.486

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, with wheel-carved and applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Art deco vase with a straight-up body slightly tapering to a knob and foot of amethyst with blue flecks. Body is clear glass internally decorated with mottled lavender in the upper half and mottled red in the lower part. Additional external decorations are meandering wheel-carved narrow channels in the bottom half, with five applied clear cabochons at different height also in the bottom half.

Inscription

SCHNEIDER on the foot

Provenance

By 1985, John P. Axelrod; 1985, gift of John P. Axelrod (Accession Date: September 24, 1985)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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