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Vase

Clement Massier

Decorative Arts

MEDIUM Glazed earthenware
  • Place Manufactured: Golfe-Juan, France
  • DATES ca. 1900
    DIMENSIONS 6 3/4 x 5 in. (17.1 x 12.7 cm)  (show scale)
    MARKINGS On bottom painted in green: "CLEMENT MASSIER/ GOLFE-JUAN/ [?]AM"
    COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    ACCESSION NUMBER 2014.117
    CREDIT LINE Gift of Ellen Sussman
    RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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    CAPTION Clement Massier (French, 1844-1917). Vase, ca. 1900. Glazed earthenware, 6 3/4 x 5 in. (17.1 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ellen Sussman, 2014.117. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 2014.117_PS11.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, 2014.117_PS11.jpg., 2017
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    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION A squat baluster body raised on an iridescent coppery glazed ring foot with wide tall neck; three additional smaller, parallel necks rise from the sides of the vessel. Overall iridescent glaze in dark purple and light blue green with flying bumble bees among leafy fronds.
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    Clement Massier (French, 1844-1917). <em>Vase</em>, ca. 1900. Glazed earthenware, 6 3/4 x 5 in. (17.1 x 12.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Ellen Sussman, 2014.117. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: , 2014.117_PS11.jpg)