Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

French
about 1918–22


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

Dimensions

Height: 27.3 cm (10 3/4 in.) Diameter: 36.5 cm (14 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.523

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Vase with a wide body flaring out toward the lip. Blue tinted glass throughout with some bubbles. Cobalt blue spiral applied near the top. The base is blown as part of the vase. Signed in script Schneider preceded by the image 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 318.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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