Museum-Quality EMILE GALLE Art Nouveau Inlaid & Carved Card Game Table c. Museum-Quality EMILE GALLE Art Nouveau Inlaid & Carved Card Game Table, circa 1880s.We feature a growing selection of Oriental, Chinese and Ethnic antiques. FREE PICK-UP IN THE CHICAGOLAND AREA.
Up for your consideration is a signed Emile Galle Marquetry Fold-Over Card Table the hinged, foliate and griffon decorated top opening to a bird's eye maple gaming surface flanked by figural panels depicting a figure from eash suit of cards, raised on a similarly worked hand-carved base w/ various figures carved into each side, the top signed Emile Galle Nancy. This is a very early & rare Galle table. 1890 Notice how each of marquetry/inlays are related to the 4 suits of the cards (spade, diamond, heart, clover). The piece is 25.25" long, 15.25" wide, and 30.25 tall unopened.
The open table measures 25.25" long, 32" wide, an 29.2 tall when opened. Overall, the piece is in excellent condition. There is no wobble to the table and both panels open smoothly.There is light wear, but overall the piece is in fantastic condition for its age. There are two pencil-tip areas of variation can be seen in the last photo. I will send a driver, who will hand-deliver it to your home. This quote is for the Continental U. International Buyers § Please Note. FREE scheduling, supersized images and templates. Make your listings stand out with FREE Vendio custom templates! Over 100,000,000 served. Get FREE counters from Vendio today! The item "Museum-Quality EMILE GALLE Art Nouveau Inlaid & Carved Card Game Table c. 1880" is in sale since Saturday, July 2, 2016. This item is in the category "Antiques\Furniture\Tables\1800-1899". The seller is "thesapphiregallery" and is located in Chicago, Illinois. This item can be shipped to United States.