EMILE GALLE (1846-1904)
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EMILE GALLE (1846-1904)

'AUX LIBELLULES', A RARE VITRINE, 1900-03

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EMILE GALLE (1846-1904)
'AUX LIBELLULES', A RARE VITRINE, 1900-03
carved walnut, rosewood, burr elm, ash, pearwood, atapa and other marquetry inlay, bronze, carved with dragonflies and with butterfly mounts
82 7/8 in. (210.5 cm.) high; 49 ¼ in. (125 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep
inlaid signature Gallé
Literature
Similar example illustrated:
A. Duncan, G. De Bartha, Gallé Furniture, Woodbridge, 2012, p. 289, pl. 4.
Special notice

Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

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