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Bud Vase (France), ca. 1900

This is a Bud vase. It was made by Emile Gallé. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 1974. Its medium is mold-blown and carved glass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Jacqueline Rea. It is credited Gift of Jacqueline Rea in memory of Dr. Robert Roux-Delimal.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 31.5 x 11 cm (12 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

It is signed

Signed in script on lower body near foot: Gallé

It is inscribed

Raised inscription on vase body: "Beni/soit/le coin/sombre/ ou s'isolent/nos Coeurs/Marceline Valmore"

Cite this object as

Bud Vase (France), ca. 1900; Made by Emile Gallé (French, 1846–1904); mold-blown and carved glass; H x diam.: 31.5 x 11 cm (12 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.); Gift of Jacqueline Rea in memory of Dr. Robert Roux-Delimal; 1974-105-1

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Rococo: The Continuing Curve 1730-2008.

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