[Translation of two letters written by Emile Gallé].

Title: 
[Translation of two letters written by Emile Gallé].

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Description: 
2 pages : ink on paper ; 28 x 22 cm
Format of Material: 
Documents
Bib ID: 
149844
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Location: 
Secured Stacks - Archives (Non-Active)
Call Number: 
Range 9, Bay 4, Shelf 6, Gallé Ecrits collection, Box 1, Chambon 8 folder
Variant Title: 
Receipt for two vases, no. 38
Notes: 
Two page translation of letters written by Emile Gallé (See Bib 149830 for original letters). First letter titled "Reçu les 2 vases 38!". Letter points out that the vases shipped to Gallé were not made to his requested proportions and design; letter also gives instructions for remaking the vases with a thin coat of white opal and thin coat of pink opal. Second letter titled "No. 12, Feuilles nenuphar libellules". This translation covers first portion of original letter regarding water lily leaves and dragonflies, subtitled Decoration A. This letter provides instructions for design and enamel. Some sketching within translation.
This item is in the Gallé Ecrits collection. See bib 110989, 0000.051, Chambon folder 8.
Gallé Ecrits collection
Digitized in-house March 2016.