Lot: 118

'Ombelles' etagere, 1903

Gallé, Emile, Nancy

Emile Gallé, Nancy. 'Ombelles' etagere, 1903. H. 159.2 cm, 80.5 x 35 cm. Nutwood, carved, different kinds of exotic wood inlays, floral pattern with umbels. Signed: GALLE.

Back was reinforced some years ago.

Hammer Price: 9,000 €

118A - Highlights of Designhistory
09. December 2014 at 11:11 AM MESZ CEST


A 'Ombelles' interior had been shown at the Exposition de l'Ecole de Nancy in Paris in 1903. Bedroom and different etageres. Cf. Duncan, The Paris Salons, Woodbridge 1996, p. 232-235.