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Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Mounted Mantel Clock

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
85
Sold for:
$2,726$2,300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Sevres-style Gilt-bronze Mounted Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, the porcelain polychrome enamel decorated with panels of figures in a courtyard below a clock dial with cherub, the sides with panels of trophy drops below oval portrait medallions of elegant ladies, ht. 18 3/4 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Overall in good condition; the glass bezel on the backside door is cracked through; the glass bezel on the front door is missing.

Keywords

France, Clocks, Gold, Mantel clock, Metalworking, Ormolu, Porcelain

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