Rare Pair of Emile Galle Cobalt Blue Porcelain and Limoges Enamel Portrait Vases

$12,000.00
Quantity available: 1

A rare pair of Emile Galle cobalt blue porcelain and Limoges enamel portrait vases. France, late 19th century. Elaborately gilded to a deep cobalt ground with gilt highlights throughout, with central Limoges enamel roundel medallions to each Marked E.G. for Emile Galle. Galle was a mainly a glass maker. Only a few examples of his porcelain / earthenware have been produced, including this pair of vases. Good condition. Ready to place. Normal wear consistent with age and use. Measures: 15" high x 12.5" wide x 4" deep. Émile Gallé was a French artist who worked in glass and is considered to be one of the major forces in the French Art Nouveau movement.

Item Details

Reference #:
134241
Quantity
1
Category
Ceramics & Porcelain
SubCategory
Department
Antiques (approx100yrs)
Year
1880
Dimensions
(Width x Height X Depth)
12.50 x 15.00 x 4.00
Weight
Unknown
Condition
Good
Material
Enamel, Porcelain