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Gallé au musée de l'Ecole de Nancy
Discover the collection of the museum - A new publication

The museum keeps some of the most famous masterpieces of Emile Gallé. This new book, published in december 2014, shows a selection of his works, well-known pieces as well as unusual or private items like leather cushions, upholstery.... It is completed with a rich iconography and documention which give a better view of Gallé's family life, his methods, his intelectual circle and his factory.

This beautifully ilustrated book is also a tribute to the constant generosity of Gallé's descendants toward the museum.

French version only.

Under the direction of V. Thomas. Snoeck Editions. 
226 pages, 200 illustrations , 25 €

Summary

  • Foreword
  • Biography
  • An artist at work, Gallé's working methods
  • From eclectism to naturalism, Emile Gallé's inspiration sources
  • Catalogue of Emile Gallé's collections at the musée de l'Ecole de Nancy
  • Earthenware
  • Glassware
  • Furniture
  • Leather and fabrics
  • Praparatory drawings
  • Photography

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