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Louis XVI-style Porcelain-mounted Mantel Clock

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
692
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3020B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Porcelain-mounted Mantel Clock, France, early 20th century, gilt-bronze heavily carved acanthus and foliate scrolls overall, urn finial surmounting a triangulated-form case decorated with putti surmounting a round dial inscribed "LENOIR/A PARIS," over a centralized plaque of scene of Madonna and Child and highlighted by Sevres-style blue and polychrome floral plaques, supported on curvate feet upon a bowed base with scrolling feet, ht. 28 1/2, wd. 16, dp. 9 in.
Estimate $400-600

All porcelains are in very good condition. There is a chip to the enamel face by one of the key holes. the bezel on the back door is broken in half. We do not guarantee that the clock is in working 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

Louis XVI, Madonna, Arts, Decorative arts, Design, Mantel clock, Ornaments, Scroll, Visual arts, PARIS, France

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