Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase

French (Epinay-sur-Seine)
about 1924
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

23.8 cm (9 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.596

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, applied and hand-carved decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Ovoid vase shading from yellow upward to mottled orange, with inverted lip, sitting on an amethyst foot and knob. Externally decorated with intricate applications consisting of an applied oval amethyst band studded with coral color pearls and orange centers, circling an applied hand-carved multicolored (yellow, pale lavender, red, amethyst, brown), veined blossom with an applied short amethyst stem.

Inscription

Signed in script Schneider on foot.

Provenance

By 1985, John P. Axelrod; 1985, gift of John P. Axelrod (Accession Date: September 24, 1985); June 26, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA for sale through Doyle, New York, February 18, 2015 (sale 15BE01), lot 302.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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