Art Nouveau Combination Fireplace "The Valentine" is a reproduction of a Complete Cast Iron Fireplace in the Art Nouveau Style c 1900. It has a prominent canopy with typical Nouveau detail and the frieze has a large pomegranate detail extending down the legs. It also has a set of serpentine bars.
EMILE GALLE (1846-1904) 'AUX LIBELLULES', A RARE VITRINE, 1900-03 carved walnut, rosewood, burr elm, ash, pearwood, atapa and other marquetry inlay, bronze, carved with dragonflies and with butterfly mounts 82 7/8 in. (210.5 cm.) high; 49 ¼ in. (125 cm.) wide; 22 in. (56 cm.) deep inlaid signature Gallé