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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 14

    EMILE GALLÉ

    HORTENSIA DOUBLE OVERLAID CAMEO LAMP, AFTER 1904

    Price Realised  

    EMILE GALLÉ
    HORTENSIA DOUBLE OVERLAID CAMEO LAMP, AFTER 1904
    glass, overlaid and acid-etched, the interior of the shade decorated with cameo flower-heads, wrought-iron mounts
    30 in. (76 cm.) high
    cameo mark to shade and stem Gallé *


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    Literature

    Philippe Garner, Emile Gallé, London, 1976, p. 54 (design illustrated with identical wrought-iron mounts).