A very tall Galle vase with bearded irises Date : 1906- 1914 Origin : Nancy, France Bowl Features : At 17 1/2 inches tall this is very large. The decoration is bearded irises and a kaleidoscope of butterflies, plum coloured leaved and lilac and lavender flowers on an and etched apricot ground Marks : Galle cameo Type : Lead glass Size : 45cms tall Condition :Very good. A few light scuff marks only Restoration : None Weight : 6360grams. The greek epsillon and the manner in which the underscore intersects the tail of the letter G in Galle is a variant used after 1906 until the outbreak of the first war. I have been involved in the antiques business since 1971.My career took a leap forward when I joined Bonhams in 1976. Some five years later I became head of the Decorative Arts department. The item "A Very Tall Galle Cameo Glass Vase c1910" is in sale since Saturday, July 4, 2020.
This item is in the category "Pottery, Porcelain & Glass\Glass\Art Glass\French\Emile Galle". The seller is "eric-knowles-the-hoard" and is located in High Wycombe. This item can be shipped worldwide.