Original model for 'Algae' lamp base

Pied de lampe modele algues

French (Rambervillers)
1904
Designed by Jacques Gruber (French, 1870–1936), Made by Société anonyme des produits céramiques de Rambervillers


Dimensions

Overall: 40 cm (15 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

2005.380

Medium or Technique

Glazed stoneware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Stoneware

Signed

Inscribed in clay: "J. Gruber"

Markings

Impressed: Ceramique Rambervillers

Provenance

Private collector; sold by the private collector to Robert Tschoudjouney, Paris; by inheritance from Tschoudjouney to a private collector; sold by the private collector to the Galerie Elstir, Paris; 2005, sold by Galerie Elstir to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 21, 2005)

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds by exchange from a Gift of the Winfield Foundation, Gift of French and Company, Gift of the Estate of Gertrude T. Taft, and Gift of the Collection of Edward Jackson Holmes