'Cockatoo' jug, c. 1880
Gallé, Emile, Nancy
H. 37 cm. Reddish faience ('terre de Lorraine') with white, only slightly translucent tin glaze, figurative painting with plant tendrils, flying birds and in the center motif of a village on a lake in Camaieu red and manganese blue with gold. Stand with three pass decoration; applied glass cabochons. Lid marked: E, Lorraine Cross, G, déposé, Emile Gallé à Nancy (iron red glaze stamp).
Restored at foot and lid. Chip at flower at the stand.
Award: 7,000 €
28. May 2019 at 1:32 AM
Garner, Emile Gallé, München 1979, p. 63.
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