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Vase

French
about 1925
Pierre D'Avesn (French, 1901–1990)


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 21 × 29 cm (8 1/4 × 11 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

2016.775

Medium or Technique

Glass

Not On View

Classifications

Glass

Green-brown glass with stepped top and foot. A frieze with lions and lionesses around the center, framed by concentric, stepped bands rising to the plain neck and descending to the plain foot.

Provenance

February 6, 2008, sold on ebay by Xxs-art-antiques-premium, France, to J. Parker Prindle, Boston; 2016, gift of Prindle to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 14, 2016)

Credit Line

Gift of J. Parker Prindle, Jr.