Requires Photography

Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

Vase from Craquelés series

French
about 1924–25
Charles Schneider (Nancy, 1881-1953) (French, 1881–1953)


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

Dimensions

Height: 17.1 cm (6 3/4 in.) Diameter: 11.9 cm (4 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

1985.564

Medium or Technique

Glass

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass

Cylindrical vessel opening straight up, in yellow rising to clear, the body treated with acid to give matte appearance. A thin amethyst base with a short, wide amethyst stem is applied.

Signed

Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER.

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 296.

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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