Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

French
about 1928–30
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

Height: 21.6 cm (8 1/2 in.) Diameter: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.475

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Smoke-colored squat vase with wide shoulder and short, slightly flared neck. Decoration is strictly external through etching and engraving a geometric, multiple line cross pattern over a band of platelets. Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on the lower body.

Signed

Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on the lower body.
Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on the lower body.

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 294.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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