A French late 19th century ormolu-mounted, paste-set and parcel-gilt blue-ground Sèvres style porcelain clock and garniture
Lot 116
A French late 19th century ormolu-mounted, paste-set and parcel-gilt blue-ground Sèvres style porcelain clock and garniture
Sold for £12,500 (US$ 20,728) inc. premium
Lot Details
A French late 19th century ormolu-mounted, paste-set and parcel-gilt blue-ground Sèvres style porcelain clock and garniture
the clock surmounted by a bowl and cover, the front with a painted cartouche depicting a courting couple in a landscape, the reverse with a bouquet of flowers, flanked to each side by a seated cherub, joined by laurel garlands, the square body with circular dial painted with Roman numerals, flanked to each side by a scrolling bracket, on a shaped base with musical trophy to the front, on square tapering feet, the movement numbered 1395 to the reverse, the rim of the back cover also numbered 1395 GF; the pair of three-light candelabra en suite, the clock: 42cm (16.1/2") wide, 20cm (8") deep, 49cm (19") high; the candelabra: 69.5cm (27") high. (3)

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  • Revised estimate £6000-9000
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