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Canister-shaped vessel on a thin amethyst base with a clear knob. The lower body is internally decorated with orange and bubbles, shading to clear in the upper part ending in a large opening. The entire body is cased in clear glass. External decorations consist of three clear applied...

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Inscription

Signed in block letters SCHNEIDER along the side of the base.

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 (Epinay-sur-Seine), about 1928

Object Place

Epinay-sur-Seine, France

Dimensions

27 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

1985.476

Medium or Technique

Glass; blown, cased, with applied decoration

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Glass