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Assembled Porcelain-mounted Gilt-bronze Clock Garniture

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
436
Sold for:
$4,613$3,750

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

Description:

Assembled Porcelain-mounted Gilt-bronze Clock Garniture, France, late 19th century, including a pair of figural five-light candelabra with cherubs, ht. 20; and a Medaille d'Argent 1855 mantel clock set with cherub to either side, ht. 20 1/4 in.; each set with porcelain plaques and medallions with gilt foliage bordering polychrome enameled portraits and figures in landscapes.
Estimate $500-700

Needs reassembling. In overall good condition.


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

France, Cherub, Garniture, Mantel clock, Ormolu, Porcelain

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