Folding Desk (France), ca. 1900
This is a Folding desk. It was designed by Emile Gallé. It is dated ca. 1900 and we acquired it in 2013. Its medium is carved and inlaid wood. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.
It is credited
Gift of Harry C. Sigman.
Its dimensions are
H x W x D: 99.1 x 61.6 x 52.1 cm (39 in. x 24 1/4 in. x 20 1/2 in.)
It has the following markings
On work surface; incised signature "Emile Galle Nancy" with a large "V" separating the components of the name, with "E" and "G" separated by a Cross of Lorraine.
Cite this object as
Folding Desk (France), ca. 1900; Designed by Emile Gallé (French, 1846–1904); carved and inlaid wood; H x W x D: 99.1 x 61.6 x 52.1 cm (39 in. x 24 1/4 in. x 20 1/2 in.); Gift of Harry C. Sigman; 2013-21-5