07-14-2012 07-14-2012
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2605B Boston
July 14, 2012 09:00 AMCalender
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Sevres-style Porcelain and Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

$593$500
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2605B Location: Boston Date / Time: July 14, 2012 10:00AM

Description:

Sevres-style Porcelain and Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, late 19th century, cast with a putto amongst cloudwork over a case supported by monopodia, inset with central polychrome enamel and gilded panel depicting a putto, surrounded by panels with floral garlands, the dial polychrome enameled with Arabic numerals and an auxiliary seconds display, on four feet, ht. 15 in., with an associated painted and giltwood stand.
Estimate $400-600

Not guaranteed to be in running order. Lacking key and pendulum. Case lacking one porcelain side panel. With surface grime and darkening to gilt.