Lot: 250


'Prunes' soufflé vase, 1920-25

Gallé, Emile, Nancy

Emile Gallé, Nancy. 'Prunes' soufflé vase, 1920-25. H. 32 cm. Cased glass, amber, clear and brown, mould-blown (Soufflé technique) and multiply etched. Plum branches at sunset. Signed: Gallé.

Impeccable original condition.

Hammer Price: 15,000 €

120 - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
19. May 2015 at 9:54 AM

Literature:

The Soufflé technique was first shown at the Exposition Internationale des Arts Décoratifs in Paris in 1925. Duncan/de Bartha, Glass by Gallé, London 1984, no. 302; Klesse/Mayr, coll. Funke-Kaiser, Kunstgewerbemuseum Cologne, 1981, no. 422; cat. Emile Gallé et le verre, la Collection du Musée de l'Ecole de Nancy, 2004, no. 361.