Emile Gallé and the Ecole de Nancy
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Published by Editions Serpenoise in Metz .
Written in English


  • Gallé, Emile, -- 1846-1904 -- Influence,
  • Ecole de Nancy (Group of artists),
  • Decoration and ornament -- France -- Nancy -- Art nouveau,
  • Decorative arts -- France -- Nancy -- History -- 19th century,
  • Decorative arts -- France -- Nancy -- History -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementChristian Debize ; translated by Ruth Atkin-Etienne
The Physical Object
Pagination119 p. :
Number of Pages119
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18119951M
ISBN 102876924021

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  Émile Gallé () is one of the main actors of the French Art Nouveau movement and founder of the École de Nancy, Émile Gallé digs in his texts for the sources of his own art. Passionate reader of poetry, artist and botanic expert, he allows himself to read his mysterious and refined works through its nexus with litterature 5/5(2). Gallé wrote a book on art entitled Écrits pour l'art ("Writings on Art "), which was published posthumously in What is less well-known is Gallé's social engagement. He was a convinced humanist, and was involved in organizing evening schools for the working class (l’Université populaire de Nancy).Birth place: Nancy, France. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus. Carved into the flesh of France: Gallé and the Franco-Prussian War. Chapter Two Clear water: Japonisme, nature, and the formation of a national style. Chapter Three Gallé and Dreyfus: A Republican vision. Chapter Four One for all or all for one? Gallé and the Ecole de Nancy. Conclusion: A fragile legacy Works cited Index.

Today, one of the best public collections of Gallé glass and ceramics, comprising more than works, can be found at the Musée de l'École de Nancy. Émile Gallé (), A ‘Cycas Revoluta’ coupe, 7 in (18 cm) high; 12 in ( cm) wide. Emile Gallé (Texte en français, adaptation de des flacons, un panorama assez variés des oeuvres d'Emile Gallé et de l'Ecole de Nancy - Émile Gallé, né à Nancy le 4 mai et décédé dans la même ville le 23 septembre , est un industriel, maître verrier, ébéniste et céramiste français. Il .   Grâce à ses écrits retrouvés, ce film éclaire d'une lumière nouvelle une douzaine d'œuvres de verre et de bois que Gallé a dédiées à l'Alsace-Lorraine perdue, au Capitaine Dreyfus, aux. By the time of his death in , critics, arts reformers, and government officials were near universal in their praise of Art Nouveau designer Emile Gallé (–), whose works they described as the essence of French design. Many even.

Emile galle et l'ecole de nancy (en anglais) [Christian Debize] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Book of French art glass (English language). Émile Gallé, (born May 8, , Nancy, France—died Sept. 23, , Nancy), celebrated French designer and pioneer in technical innovations in was a leading initiator of the Art Nouveau style and of the modern renaissance of French art glass.. The son of a successful faience and furniture producer, Gallé studied philosophy, botany, and drawing, later learning glassmaking at. Un film documentaire sur Emile Gallé et quatre films sur l'Ecole de Nancy. Emile Gallé and the Ecole de Nancy, by C. Debize, Ed. Serpenoise, 8 inches x 10 inches (20 cm x 25 cm), softcover book with full color pages - French edition. This softcover book with full color pages with more than hundred color illustrations presents the works of Emile Gallé. Without Emile Gallé no School of Nancy.