EMILE GALLE ART NOUVEA ETCHED GLASS VASE
A large and impressive early 20th century original Art Nouveau Emile Gallé cameo glass vase. colorless glass with a degrading amber layer overlaid in brown blue and green, etched and acid cut with flower blossom. Exhibiting very fine hand finished surface detail and vibrant colors.
Signed Galle in cameo.
Height: 16" (40.4 cm)
Emile Galle, 1846 – 1904 is considered a driving force behind the Art Nouveau movement and one of the most outstanding glass artists of his time. His naturalistic designs and innovative techniques greatly contributed to the development of the art of glass-making and to the Art Nouveau Style.