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George III Mahogany and Inlay Tallcase Clock

Auction:
2532B
Lot:
920
Sold for:
$830$700

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2532B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 08, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

George III Mahogany and Inlay Tallcase Clock, late 18th century, the hood with swan's neck cresting, arched door, slender fluted columns, and leaf pierce-carved sound dampening, the face painted with neoclassical allegorical maidens, signed Jas. Blair, Kilwinning, the case with long door, on plain plinth base, ht. 85, wd. 22 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Keywords

Blair, Classical architecture, Classical order, Door

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