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    Sale 12041

    Noble & Private Collections Part II

    27 April 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 444

    A FRENCH FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY CARD TABLE

    BY EMILE GALLE, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRENCH FRUITWOOD MARQUETRY CARD TABLE
    BY EMILE GALLE, CIRCA 1900
    The folding rectangular top opening to reveal a beige baize lined surface, the top decorated with aquatic foliage, signed 'Emile Gallé/Nancy', on carved scrolling legs joined by a stretcher
    29 ½ in. (75 cm.) high; 29 in. (74 cm.) wide; 15 ¼ in. (39 cm.) deep, closed


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    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Belgian noble family (lots 441-446)