Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

about 1925–30
Possibly by Degue


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

Dimensions

Height: 32.2 cm (12 11/16 in.) Diameter: 10.6 cm (4 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.547

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

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.

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 321.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection