Lot 503

Emile Gallé, Nancy, Compote bowl and 6 plates 'Fleurs ornémanisées', c. 1884, H. 11.6 cm, D. 23 cm; D. 23.2 cm. Faience, bluish tin glaze, painting in blue and ochre tones. Decor with crowns and various mythical animals, floral border. Signed: E. Gallé Nancy, 1, 4, 9, 12-14.18 (handwritten)., Hakenjos, Keramik von Emile Gallé, Düsseldorf 1981, No. 22 f. other pieces from this service; also exh. Nancy 1900, Munich Municipal Museum, Munich 1980, no. 71.