Vase (France), 1908
This is a Vase. It was designed by Hector Guimard and produced by Sèvres Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated 1908 and we acquired it in 1948. Its medium is glazed porcelain. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
This object was featured in our Object of the Day series in a post titled A Vase Designed by a Distinguished, But Forgotten Man.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 27 x 13.4 x 13.4cm (10 5/8 x 5 1/4 x 5 1/4in.)
It has the following markings
Impressed in rounded rectangle on glazed base: "Sèvres"; incised low on one side: cursive "HG"
Cite this object as
Vase (France), 1908. glazed porcelain. Gift of Mme. Hector Guimard. 1948-114-2.
This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Cooper-Hewitt Collections: A Design Resource.