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Louis XV-style Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock

Auction:
2888B
Lot:
600
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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2888B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XV-style Gilt-bronze Mantel Clock, late 19th/early 20th century, with a young woman playing the flute and a putto dancing at her feet above a central roman numeral dial flanked by rocaille C-scrolls and pendant floral garlands, on scrolled feet, ht. 29 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

Overall in very good condition throughout. One arm of a figure appears to have had an old repair. Possibly matches lot 488.


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

Clock, Decorative arts, Mantel clock, Ormolu, Putto, Rococo, Scroll

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