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"Girls Playing Ball", Vase with Tray

Designer:
Edward Hald (Swedish, Stockholm 1883–1980)
Manufacturer:
Orrefors Glasbruk
Date:
designed 1920, manufactured 1927
Medium:
Engraved glass
Dimensions:
a) H. 9-3/16, Diam. 10-15/16 in. (23.3 x 27.8 cm.); b) Diam. 11-9/16 in. (29.4 cm.)
Classification:
Glass
Credit Line:
Gift of Peter M. Brant, 1974
Accession Number:
1974.373.1ab
Not on view
Inscription: Signed and inscribed (on base): Orrefors. Hald. 176.27 / W. Eisert
New York. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "A Century of Design, Part ll: 1925-1950," May 9–October 29, 2000, no catalogue.

Erik Wettergren. The Modern Decorative Arts of Sweden. Rev. English ed. (French ed., 1925). Malmö, 1926, ill. p. 116 (similar design).

Erik Wettergren. Simon Gate, Edward Hald: En skildring av människorna och konstnärerna. Stockholm, 1948, ill. pp. 52, 53 (similar design, overall and detail).



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