Vase, 'Guirlande' series

French (Epinay-sur-Seine)
about 1924–25
Designed by Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953), Made at Cristallerie Schneider (founded in 1913


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

Dimensions

Overall: 34.5cm (13 9/16in.) Other (Overall): 23.5cm (9 1/4in.)

Accession Number

1985.568

Medium or Technique

Glass; etched, hand-carved and applied decoration

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Vase with smoke-colored body and a shoulder sloping upward to a pronounced lip. Decorated externally with an etched and hand-carved frieze circling the upper body, and two opaque-yellow, hand-carved pinecone-like knobs applied on top of the frieze.

Inscription

Schneider in script

Signed

Signed in script Schneider along the lower body.

Provenance

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

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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