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French Tall Case Clock

Auction:
2589B
Lot:
565
Sold for:
$948$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2589B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 31, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

French Tall Case Clock, the white enameled dial with Roman numerals and lettered "Vinay a Lyon," surrounded by repousse brass frame with sunburst and cornucopias, with weight-driven movement, the hinged hood with arched pediment and baluster gallery, the bombe case enclosed by hinged door and on bracket feet, ht. 83 1/2 in.
Estimate $700-900

Usage wear to bottom molding, area around hinges and outside edges; crackling and small chips to enamel dial; possible replaced glass within bombe case.

Keywords

Lyon, Bombe, Door

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