Decorative Arts and Design
1/8 x 17 1/2 x 17 7/8 in. (0.3 x 44.5 x 45.4 cm) (show scale)
H. Randolph Lever Fund
Roundel, opalescent glass, in Art Nouveau manner. Large, thin, irregular, flat white roundel surrounded by narrow applied and folded blue rim; roundel is out of plane. Front side entirely covered with iridescent spiraling feather-like decoration in green-gold, with eight evenly spaced blue and purple ovoid accents, reminiscent of peacock feather eyes. Reverse side of white is undecorated. Visible prunt at center. Small chip in rim.
Condition: Very good
This item is not on view
Frederick Carder (American, born England, 1863-1963). Roundel, ca. 1920. Opalescent glass, 1/8 x 17 1/2 x 17 7/8 in. (0.3 x 44.5 x 45.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, H. Randolph Lever Fund, 72.40.4. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 72.40.4_bw.jpg)
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