Nancy, around 1904-06. Colourless glass, inside with yellowish and white powder meltings, outside with dark purple overlay. Circumferential etched pattern of fuchsias. On body sign. 'Gallé' with star. H. 23 cm. - One of the most famous glass artists of the French Art Nouveau, studied in Weimar and Meisenthal, staied in London and Paris, the first successes at the World Exhibition in Paris in 1878. - Mus: represented in leading art museums in the world. - Lit: Garner, Emile Gallé, 1979.