A fine and rare Louis XVI style gilt bronze and marble double-sided clock and matching candelabra
Denière à Paris
second half 19th century
The arched case surmounted by an urn with berried finial suspending draped oak and acorn swags, centered by the white enamel dials with Arabic hours and minutes, inscribed Denière F.t de Bronzes A Paris, the substantial twin train movement striking on a bell, raised on scroll supports with fruiting garlands, on shaped base applied with flowerhead roundels and scroll ornament, on toupie feet; the seven light candelabra each surmounted by an urn with flame finial, with a knopped standard issuing the six foliate scroll arms, raised on scroll supports and shaped circular base with toupie feet.
height of clock 24 1/2in (62.5cm); height of candelabra 29in (74cm)