Lot: 48

Rare 'Geologia' Intercalaire vase, 1889
Rare 'Geologia' Intercalaire vase, 1889

Emile Gallé, Nancy. Rare 'Geologia' Intercalaire vase, 1889. H. 16.3 cm. Cased glass, black and blue metallic oxides inclusions, spiral cut. Engraved amonite to the front, heightened with gold. Female face, inscribed: GEOLOGIA ILL. Enamelled cornet heightened with gold at the collar. Signed: E. Gallé fect Nanceus 187.

Provenance: Ex. collection of Hans-Jörgen and Maria Heuser, Hamburg.

Hammer Price: 40,000 €

123 - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
17. November 2015 at


Cat. Emile Gallé, Museum Bellerive, Zurich 1980, no. 61; cat. Gallé, Paris, Musée du Luxembourg, 1985, no. 89; Museum Bellerive, Zurich, Glas, vol. II, 1995, 148.