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George III Mahogany Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2332
Lot:
729
Sold for:
$19,975$17,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2332
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 07, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

George III Mahogany Tall Case Clock, late 18th/early 19th century, attributed to Thomas Lister, with four train musical movement chiming on eight bells, hood with swan's neck cresting, arched front door flanked by fluted columns with ormolu capitals, side fretwork, case door with pointed crest, on plinth base with bracket feet, the face with two subsidiary dials, phases of the moon with date and location apertures, spandrels painted en grisaille with allegorical figures, ht. 95 in.
Estimate $15,000-20,000

Keywords

Thomas Lister, Clock, Fretwork

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