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1904

  • Work on this object ended.

1996

  • We acquired this object.

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Vase (France)

This is a vase. It was designed by Emile Gallé and manufactured by Gallé and Etablissement Gallé. It is dated late 19th–early 20th century and we acquired it in 1996. Its medium is blown, cased, acid etched glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Estate of Max Kobre. It is credited Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre.

  • Vase (France)
  • glass.
  • Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre.
  • 1996-45-11
  • Vase (France)
  • glass.
  • Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre.
  • 1996-45-13

Our curators have highlighted 4 objects that are related to this one. Here are three of them, selected at random:

  • Side Chair (France)
  • pearwood, various woods (marquetry), upholstery (replaced).
  • Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Patterson.
  • 1979-54-1
  • Vase Vase
  • earthenware, enamel.
  • Gift of Justin G. Schiller.
  • 1992-100-10

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 41.7 x 13.3 cm (16 7/16 x 5 1/4 in.)

Cite this object as

Vase (France); Designed by Emile Gallé (French, 1846–1904); blown, cased, acid etched glass; H x diam.: 41.7 x 13.3 cm (16 7/16 x 5 1/4 in.); Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre; 1996-45-17

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