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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 6

    EMILE GALLÉ

    GRENOUILLE DESK, CIRCA 1900

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    EMILE GALLÉ
    GRENOUILLE DESK, CIRCA 1900
    pierced stretcher and frieze depicting frogs, the top inlaid with mahogany and various fruitwoods
    30 in. (76.2 cm.) high; 33 in. (83.9 cm.) wide; 21½ in. (54.6 cm.) deep
    inlaid signature Gallé


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    Literature

    Alastair Duncan, Art Nouveau Furniture, London, 1982, p. 73 (design variant illustrated).