Bottle with stopper
Date ca. 1912
Manufacturer:Maurice Marinot
Dimensions 6 1/2 × 4 1/2 × 2 1/2 in. (16.5 × 11.4 × 6.4 cm) Overall, Rim: 1 1/4 in. (3.2 cm) Base: 1 1/2 × 2 1/8 in. (3.8 × 5.4 cm)
Medium Blown glass
Credit Line Museum purchase
Description Bottle/perfume flask of blown colorless glass. Oval flask shape. Enameled decoration of woman seen from the back in a long red dress with bright blue trim, Paul Poiret style. She is holding a blossom. A few blossoms and leaves "floating" around skirt. Neck and rim heavily enameled red outlined in black. Reverse picket fence-like. Blue edge band. Polished pontil. Stopper curled red finial. Stopper probably not original.
Published ReferencesY. Brunhammer, ART DECO STYLE, ill. pg. 109 & 146.
Polak, MODERN GLASS, pp. 39-43.
Inscriptions Signed in red script: "marinot" lower, reverse.
Current Location Chrysler Museum of Art, Gallery 119, Case 63
Object Label FLASK Maurice Marinot, Paris, France Ca. 1912-1925 Blown glass, enameled Mark: in enamel on lower back Marinot Museum Purchase 83.579
Object Number 83.579