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    Sale 7615

    Art of The Islamic And Indian Worlds

    7 October 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 394

    A GILT AND ENAMELLED GLASS VASE

    EMILE GALLÉ (1846-1904), FRANCE

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    A GILT AND ENAMELLED GLASS VASE
    EMILE GALLÉ (1846-1904), FRANCE
    With rounded body rising from short foot through angled concave shoulder to everted rim, decorated in gilt and enamel with three equestrian scenes in gilt multi-lobed cartouches, around these a band of red-enamelled thick scrolling leafy vine on a ground of gilt and polychrome scrolls, the base signed 'E. Gallé à Nancy', with heavy gilt stand composed of a lower register of raised roundels containing floral palmettes and three feet with human head terminals
    9¼in. (23.6cm.) diam. at rim; 9 7/8in. (25.2cm.) high


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