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    Sale 5338

    20th Century Decorative Arts

    1 May 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 199

    EMILE GALLÉ

    A ROSEWOOD, WALNUT AND MARQUETRY MUSIC CABINET, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

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    EMILE GALLÉ
    A ROSEWOOD, WALNUT AND MARQUETRY MUSIC CABINET, CIRCA 1900
    shaped top with corner supports above twin panelled doors inlaid in coloured woods with a moonlit scene of moths and foliage, frieze drawer and horizontal and vertical shelving beneath, the sides inlaid with flowers and treble clefs, with fluted and tapering supports, signed in marquetry Gallé
    56¼in. (143cm.) high, 32¼in. (82cm.) wide, 20½in. (52cm.) deep


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