Lot: 136

Emile Gallé
Vase 'Cattleya', c. 1900

H. 17 cm. Cased glass, colorless, violet and orange-brown; fused precious metal foil and finely structured bubbles, so-called patinage. Large Cattleya-orchid flower with foliage, cut and elaborately reworked with the wheel. Signed: Gallé (engraved).

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Hammer Price: 7,500 €

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Cf. Duncan/de Bartha, Glass by Gallé, London 1984, p. 34, no. 4c, p. 92 (form).