A fine Regence style gilt bronze mounted marquetry regulateur
Lot 1188W
A fine Régence style gilt bronze mounted parquetry régulateur
circa 1900
Sold for US$ 61,000 inc. premium
Lot Details
A fine Régence style gilt bronze mounted parquetry régulateur
circa 1900
The shaped arched case surmounted by an eagle with serpent in its talons, resting on an orb, flanked by putti to either side, the trunk centered by a panel emblematic of science and the arts within winged putti trailing to paw feet, raised on plinth base, the circular enamel dial with Roman hours and Arabic minutes, inscribed Colbert Horger du Roy Versailles, the twin train movement striking on a gong, one mount removed to reveal stamp KAHN.
height 103 1/2in (263cm)
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