Empire clock
Lot 31
An early 19th century French Empire period gilt and patinated bronze figural clock
£600 - 800
US$ 1,000 - 1,300
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early 19th century French Empire period gilt and patinated bronze figural clock
the case modelled as a plinth surmounted by a pair of flaming torches, with a seated putto beside, the base with anthemion border and bracket feet, inscribed beneath the dial DU TEMPS QUI FUIT LA BULLE EST LA MOBILE IMAGE, the twelve piece enamel dial with Arabic numerals, the twin train movement with silk suspension and outside countwheel, striking on a bell, 34cm high
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  1. Rachael Osborn-Howard
    Specialist - European Sculpture and Works of Art
    Bonhams
    Work
    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 208 963 2815
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