"Ombellifères" (cow parsley) Cabinet

Artist: Emile Gallé (French, Nancy 1846–1904 Nancy)

Manufacturer: Établissements Gallé

Date: ca. 1900

Medium: Birchwood, rosewood, various other woods

Dimensions: 40 x 49 1/2 x 12 in. (101.6 x 125.7 x 30.5 cm)

Classification: Furniture

Credit Line: Anonymous Gift, 1982

Accession Number: 1982.246

Description

Best known for his Art Nouveau glass, Gallé also designed and produced furniture combining naturalistic shapes with fine marquetry.

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