A Louis XVI style gilt and patinated bronze figural mantle clock <BR />Deniere, Paris<BR />fourth quarter 19th century
Lot 1263
A Louis XVI style gilt and patinated bronze figural mantle clock
Jean-François Denière and Cailleaux
mid-19th century
US$ 10,000 - 15,000
£6,000 - 8,900
Lot Details
Property of the Dalseme Family Trust, Southern California
A Louis XVI style gilt and patinated bronze figural mantle clock
Jean-François Denière and Cailleaux
mid-19th century
The dial inscribed DENIERE / Ft DE BRONZES / A PARIS, the movement stamped DENIERE A PARIS and numbered 2153, CAILLEAUX and the restorer's stamp of C. R. Crookshank and the date 12 21 62.
height 22 1/2in (57cm); width 28 3/4in (73cm)

Footnotes

  • Throughout his long career, Jean-François Denière (1774-1866) produced high-quality bronzes and furniture mounts for the French court and nobility, as well as for European courts and the United States.

    Cailleaux resided and made clocks at Rue du Temple, Paris between 1842 and 1870.
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