04-07-2017 04-07-2017
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3000B Boston
April 7, 2017 10:00AMCalender
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Louis XV-style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Elephant Clock

 
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XV-style Gilt and Patinated Bronze Elephant Clock, France, mid to late 19th century, seated oriental figure atop the barrel form clock set on the animal's back and mounted on a rocaille base with scrolled legs, movement signed "EP DEPOSE," ht. 21 1/2, lg. 16 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

In overall very good condition. Missing pendulum. Spear with repair at join to pole. We do not guarantee that the clock is in working condition.


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Keywords

France, Bronze sculpture, Clocks, Series, Television in the United States