Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

French
about 1927


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

Dimensions

Height: 32.6 cm (12 13/16 in.) Diameter: 11.2 cm (4 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.502

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Vase of mostly cylindrical shape, ending in a pronounced lip, with a globular bottom part, sitting on an amethyst foot with a stepped knob of the same color. Internally decorated with white flecks on clear throughout, the bottom half additionally colored ochre. A band of ochre with yellow and amethyst flecks in the upper half. Cased in clear.

Signed

Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER on top of foot.

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 301.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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