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Sugar bowl with lid

1974
Louis Féron (French, 1901–1998)


Dimensions

Overall height: 14 cm (5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

2016.381a-b

Medium or Technique

Sterling silver

Not On View

Classifications

Silver

Sterling silver, hammered, raised and worked in repousse and ramoleye, in the Berain or Eudel style; the bowl of squat hemispherical form, fluted at the corners, having a low domed lid and a hand wrought flower finial, all seated on a low flaring foot ornamented with heavy gadrooning.

Markings

Louis Feron Feb. 74

Provenance

Louis Féron (the artist, b. 1901 - d. 1998) and Leslie Snow Féron, Eaton, NH; 2016, gift of Leslie Snow Féron to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 28, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of Leslie Snow Féron in memory of Louis Féron