'Emile Gallé', plaquette

'Emile Gallé', plaquette

'Emile Gallé'
Plaquette (uniface)
Henry Nocq (1868-1944)
France (Paris)
1901
Bronze, cast
Museum no. 162-1906
Purchased from the artist

Henry Nocq's cast plaquette pays tribute to the Art Nouveau glass made by Emile Gallé. Its delicacy and accuracy rival the best portrait traditions of Renaissance medal making and 19th century photography.