Boulle Bracket Clock
Lot 141Y
A large 19th century Boulle and ormolu mounted Bracket Clock
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 10,978) inc. premium

Lot Details
A large 19th century Boulle and ormolu mounted Bracket Clock
in the Regence style, the domed top surmounted by a figure of Minerva, the arched front with a double profile mask cartouche beneath a coronet, circular dial applied with blue and white enamel roman numerals on a chased ground decorated with flowers, foliage and an apollo mask, enclosed by a glazed door with strapwork decorated border mount, the corners with scrolled, leaf-cast corbels above a glazed panel revealing a pendulum and mounted with figures of 'Les trois Parques', the interior with a parquetry floor and boulle to the inside of the door, the rectangular movement with an anchor escapement with outside count-wheel, striking on a bell, the case with première partie boulle decorated with elaborately scrolling foliage, 57cm wide, 23cm deep, 117cm high (22" wide, 9" deep, 46" high).
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