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    Sale 7578

    20th Century Decorative Art & Design

    30 April 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 11

    EMILE GALLÉ

    PEONIES TRIPLE OVERLAID CAMEO LAMP, CIRCA 1905

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    EMILE GALLÉ
    PEONIES TRIPLE OVERLAID CAMEO LAMP, CIRCA 1905
    glass, overlaid and acid-etched, bronze armature, each arm terminating in a scarab beetle
    23½ in. (59.5 cm.) high; 18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) diameter shade
    cameo mark Gallé to shade and base, paper label to underside ÉMILE GALLÉ NANCY PARIS


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    Saleroom Notice

    The lamp was manufactured circa 1905, not circa 1910 as incorrectly stated in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY


    Literature

    Alastair Duncan, Georges de Bartha, Glass by Gallé, London, 1984, p. 153 (design illustrated).


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