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Vase

Tall baluster-form vase formed of copper with painted enamel decoration en grisaille.

Provenance

About Septmber 1948, acquired by Elizabeth Day McCormick [see note 1]; 1949, gift of Elizabeth Day McCormick. (Accession date: January 25, 1949) NOTES: [1] See letter from Elizabeth Day McCormick to the MFA, September 6, 1948, where she describes the acquisition of the two vases during her stay in Chicago, IL.

Credit Line

The Elizabeth Day McCormick Collection

French (Paris), about 1865–80

Accession Number

49.77

Medium or Technique

Painted enamel on copper

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Enamels