french glassware

What do you buy when you buy a vase signed Gallé?

Emile Gallé’s factory had two types of production : prestige parts and « mass production » parts. It’s really necessary to know how to distinguish them. Emile Gallé’s glass objects, vases or lamps, are frequent at public sales and antique dealers.But why are the prices variable, from the simple to the tenfold, often 2,000€, sometimes 20,000€ and […]