Vase with Rooster. Clément Massier (c. 1845-1917) and James Vibert (1872-1942). 1900. Stoneware. The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Robert A. Ellison Jr. Collection. Purchase 2011 Acquisitions and other funds (2013.501). The exhibition label points out that “Massier specialized in pottery with a metallic iridescent glaze inspired by medieval Spanish lusterware. This bowl is the produvt of a collaboration with the Swiss Symbolist sculptor Vibert.” Courtesy the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York. [Click on image to enlarge it.]

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