Lot: 110


'Lotus' vase, 1897

Gallé, Emile, Nancy

H. 19.3 cm. Cased glass, clear and dark ruby red. Etched pattern, worked with the wheel. Tall bud of the Nymphaea Lotus on rough ground. Signed: GALLÉ, Ges. Gesch., déposé (needle etching).

Hammer Price: 8,000 €

135 - Art Nouveau - Art Deco
21. November 2017 at 3:28 PM

Literature:

Klesse/Mayr, coll. Funke-Kaiser, p. 244, no. 164f; cf. Hilschenz-Mlynek/Ricke, glass coll. Hentrich, Kunstmuseum Düsseldorf, p. 194, no. 232ff. more examples of the 'Etrennes', gifts for the new year 1897-98 of the 'Grand Dépôt'.