Clinchy Newhall post & stand
Lot 100
A magnificent Clichy chequer newel post, circa 1850
Sold for £5,625 (US$ 9,532) inc. premium
Lot Details
A magnificent Clichy chequer newel post, circa 1850
The circular globe set with a spaced millefiori paperweight arrangement of large individual canes in three concentric rows, the canes including a single pink rose cane, the chequer ground formed of short lengths of white latticinio cable resting on a bed of further horizontal cables, on a spreading base and raised on a brass socle, 11.5cm diam, 20cm high overall (surface chip and some abrasion, the plain glass shaft chipped within the brass socle)

Footnotes

  • A similar example, also 11.5cm diam although with a faceted base, was in the collection of the Baroness de Bellet sold in these Rooms 19 May 2010, lot 84. Another from the Collection of Severin Wunderman was also sold in these Rooms, 30 September 2009, lot 347
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