Gallé’s experiments with color mixing for his glass batches involved a process
of scientific exploration. The designer’s colors and textures sought to emulate
the qualities of precious and hard stones, among other natural effects. At its
height, Gallé’s glass workshop employed 300 workers whose skills made the
sophistication of the designs possible
This object was
Estate of Max Kobre.
It is credited
Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre.
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Its dimensions are
H x diam.: 30.2 x 8.8 cm (11 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.)
It has the following markings
Above stem: "DAUM / NANCY"
Cite this object as
Vase (France); Manufactured by Daum (France); glass; H x diam.: 30.2 x 8.8 cm (11 7/8 x 3 7/16 in.); Gift of the Estate of Max Kobre; 1996-45-2