Vase

French (Epinay-sur-Seine)
about 1919
Designed by Gaston Hoffmann (French (Alsace)), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

17.8 cm (7 in.)

Accession Number

1985.519

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, cased, with wheel-carved decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Ovoid vase form of opaque green glass overlaid on blue. Acid-etched and wheel-carved cameo decoration of a seated classical figure with a lyre, in a continuous landscape.

Inscription

Incised in script 'Schneider' preceded by an amphora.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection