Deaccessioned June 26, 2014
Possibly by Degue
Object Place: Europe, Epinay-sur-Seine, France
Height: 32.2 cm (12 11/16 in.) Diameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Vase in amphora shape with a yellow body overlaid in blue at the top and bottom. Blown as one piece with the foot part of the vessel. The neck was cut and folded into two handles. Entire piece treated with acid to give a matte appearance. Not signed, no marks.
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 321.
The John Axelrod Collection