[Design drawing for two decorative components for furniture pieces] [art original].

[Design drawing for two decorative components for furniture pieces] [art original].
Gallé, Emile, 1846-1904.
1 art original : pencil on onionskin paper ; 26 x 32 cm.
Other Authors: 
Atelier Emile Gallé.
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Range 139, Bay 3, Shelf 6, Gallé collection, Box 2, group 1, design [7]
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This design is part of BIB 128598 [Gallé drawings group 1, furniture and art glass with botanical motif].
Design is affixed by each corner to tan construction paper; dimensions including construction paper are 35 x 54 cm.
Design is for two components, one above the other, each with stylized ornamental motif, possibly acanthus leaf. Design on upper half is labeled "A" and design on lower half is labeld "B". These drawings are possibly details for carving on table leg.
"Atelier Emile Gallé, Sotheby, Monaco" stamped in black ink on lower right corner of design.
"7" penciled in on upper right corner and lower right corner of tan construction paper backing.
Construction paper has not been cut to form a perfect rectangle; some edges are irregular or jagged. Some puncture marks and a small hole on tan constuction paper.
This item is part of the Gallé collection.
This collection of designs documents the activities of Gallé's workshop in Nancy, France.
Gallé collection
Materials sold at the Sotheby Parke Bernet Monaco auction on October 24, 1982 to Dr. Henry C. Blount, Jr. Portions of the materials were donated to the Museum by Dr. Blount in 1983 (RR 15024) and in 1993 (RR 18447); this Gallé drawings group 1 includes auction lot 27.
Digitized by Boston Photo Imaging May 2012.
Sent to photography June 2013 for inclusion in Journal of Glass Studies (photography no. 1000132292).
Gallé drawings group 1-3.
Object/Material Note: 
Published in Gallé furniture, Alastair Duncan and Georges de Bartha: 130160, p. 171 NK5198.G1.D91f.