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1920

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Vase, ca. 1925

This is a Vase.

This object is not part of the Cooper Hewitt's permanent collection. It was able to spend time at the museum on loan from Anonymous as part of The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

It is dated ca. 1925. Its medium is enamel, copper.

Geometric patterning found its way into all forms of design in the 1920s, including the works of enamel artist Jean Dunand. This vase of about 1925 displays floating panels of contrasting enamel with painterly effect.

It is credited Private Collection.

  • Object ID #18383415
  • carved, joined, and lacquered wood, eggshell, mother-of-pearl, gold leaf,....
  • Gift of Mrs. Solomon R. Guggenheim.
  • 1950-104-4
  • Necklace, 1930–35
  • diamonds, platinum.
  • Lent by Tiffany and Company, Archives, A2000.20.
  • 62.2016.1

Our curators have highlighted 1 object that are related to this one.

  • Object ID #907130283
  • brass with coquille d’oeuf on red lacquer ground.
  • Stephen E. Kelly/Kelly Gallery, New York.
  • 38.2016.5

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 41.9 × 19.1 × 19.1 cm (16 1/2 × 7 1/2 × 7 1/2 in.)

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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