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Claude Galle (1759-1815)

"The son of a French poultry farmer, Claude Galle rose beyond his humble roots to become an important bronze caster and gilder at the end of the 1700s. Galle seems never to have signed his works, however, and as he collaborated with numerous other craftsmen, scholars have difficulties determining his individual style. He had many children, several of whom, like his son Gérard-Jean Galle, joined their father in his workshop. By 1784 Galle had become extremely successful, producing mounts for furniture, clocks, and other objects in gilt bronze for the palaces of Fontainebleau, Versailles, Saint-Cloud, and Compiègne. ..." -, 07.10.2017

Object-mediated relations to other actors

(The left column names relations of this actor to objects in the right column. In the middle you find other actors in relation to the same objects.)

Created Claude Galle (1759-1815)
Was imaged Amor (Mythologie) ()