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Continental Georgian-style Japanned Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2940B
Lot:
873
Sold for:
$492$400

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Continental Georgian-style Japanned Tall Case Clock, 19th century and later restoration, polychrome painted with overall bird and floral decoration, hood with arch-shaped cornice projection highlighted by brass finials over case with tombstone door, associated two bell and post movement, dial signed "Frederic Welcher," ht. 87 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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Clocks, Japanning, Lacquerware, Paper art, Resins, Visual arts

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