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Louis XVI-style Three-piece Clock Garniture

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
406
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Three-piece Clock Garniture, France, 19th century, gilt-bronze and gray marble, the clock face inscribed "Raingo Frer Paris," including a pair of five-light candelabra with central clock adorned with crossed arrows, quiver, and torch, the sides and base with arabesque flowers and foliage, candelabra ht. 21 3/4, clock ht. 17 in.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Light scattered abrasions along edges of the marble. One arm with old break needing restoration. We do not guarantee that the clock runs. We do have the pendulum and key.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Louis XVI, Antiques, Arabesque, Candelabra, Garniture, Gilding, Ormolu, Porcelain, Paris, France

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