Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

French
about 1949–55


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

Dimensions

Height: 25.8 cm (10 3/16 in.); Diameter: 17.7 cm (6 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.467

Medium or Technique

Glass/sand-blasted

Collections

Contemporary Art, Europe

Classifications

Glass

Thick-walled body tapering from a rectangular rim to a slightly narrower square bottom. Aqua-tinted glass with random small bubbles throughout. Two elongated sculpted vertical bands in the same color are applied to opposite sides.

Signed

Schneider in script on side near base

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 326.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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