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Ovoid form with shaped neck and thick lip. Base expands to form small foot. Cased glass with exterior of amorphous bands of mottled orange, aqua, white and blue. Includions of silver foil. Groups of three purplish-brown stems on two sides. Single bud motifs on two remaining sides. ...

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SCHNEIDER

Provenance

By 1985, John P. Axelrod; 1985, gift of John P. Axelrod (Accession Date: September 24, 1985)

Credit Line

The John Axelrod Collection

Copyright

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

French, about 1924–25

Object Place

Epinay-sur-Seine, France

Dimensions

44.1 cm (17 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.571

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, cased, silver metal inclusions, applied decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass