Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase, from the series 'Larmes' (tears)

French
about 1924–25
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953)


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

Dimensions

Height: 31.1 cm (12 1/4 in.) Diameter: 11.4 cm (4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1985.555

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Vase, smoke-colored throughout, with widely-spaced bubbles, ending in a short lip. Two applied long drops and an applied foot with knob, all in the same color. Signed in sandblasted block letters SCHNEIDER on the foot.

Signed

SCHNEIDER

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 307.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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