Citation
Perfume Bottle: Shocking

Material Information

Title:
Perfume Bottle: Shocking [bottle]
Creator:
Eleanor Fini ( Artist )
Elsa Schiaparelli ( Maker )
Place of Publication:
USA, New York, NY
Creation Date:
circa 1939
Materials:
glass ( medium )
paper ( medium )
foil ( medium )
cloth ( medium )
wire ( medium )
Measurements:
5 in x 3 in x 2 in
12.7 cm x 7.6 cm x 5.1 cm

Subjects

Subjects / Keywords:
Health/Hygiene
Genre:
bottles ( aat )

Notes

Abstract:
Clear glass perfume bottle in the form of a dress maker's dummy with measuring tape around neck fastened by circular foil label; colorful spray of nine glass flowers and leaves attached to neck and metal globe stopper; bottle fits into a pink velvet dais edged with gold foil paper and is encased under a clear glass dome decorated with a lace pattern near bottom.
Preferred Citation:
The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection

Record Information

Source Institution:
The Wolfsonian-Florida International University
Holding Location:
The Wolfsonian FIU Object Collection
Rights Management:
All applicable rights reserved by the source institution and holding location.
Resource Identifier:
84.8.10 a-d ( accession number )
Classification:
Decorative Arts