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Louis XVI-style Gilt Bronze and White Marble Mantel Timepiece

Auction:
2313
Lot:
363
Sold for:
$823$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2313
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Gilt Bronze and White Marble Mantel Timepiece, late 19th/early 20th century, arched marble body topped with gilt mandolin, cherub in goat cart, and Psyche with Cupid, on stepped base mounted with a figure of Cupid with a dove, sold with a later white painted wall bracket, clock ht. 14 1/2 in.
Estimate $600-800

Keywords

Louis XVI, Cupid, Cupid and Psyche, Greek mythology, Roman mythology

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