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Vase

Decorative Arts

On View: Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
MEDIUM Glass
DATES 1912
DIMENSIONS 8 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (20.6 x 8.3 cm)  (show scale)
MARKINGS not marked
COLLECTIONS Decorative Arts
MUSEUM LOCATION This item is on view in Decorative Art, 20th-Century Decorative Arts, 4th Floor
ACCESSION NUMBER 2007.67.1
CREDIT LINE Gift of Frederick A. McConkey
RIGHTS STATEMENT Creative Commons-BY
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CAPTION Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956). Vase, 1912. Glass, 8 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (20.6 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frederick A. McConkey, 2007.67.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.67.1_view1_PS2.jpg)
IMAGE overall, 2007.67.1_view1_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2010
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CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Tall cylindrical shape that bulges above midpoint. White glass cased in polished black glass. Cut geometric and floral decoration. Lower half divided into long vertical sections that alternate small centered black ovals with elongated diamond shapes with white cut-out centers. Upper half divided into long vertical sections that alternate three thin vertical black lines with dense vine pattern. Black band at rim and foot. Exterior white glass frosted/etched; interior white glass polished.
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Josef Hoffmann (Austrian, 1870-1956). <em>Vase</em>, 1912. Glass, 8 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (20.6 x 8.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Frederick A. McConkey, 2007.67.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.67.1_view1_PS2.jpg)