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Figural Bronze-mounted Mantel Clock

Auction:
3195B
Lot:
252
Sold for:
$984$800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3195B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 12, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Figural Bronze-mounted Mantel Clock, France, 19th century, depicting standing figures of Mercury and Pandora inscribed "L. Gregoire" atop a rouge marble base with gilt-bronze scrolled foliate feet and central clock inscribed "Bernoux Paris," ht. 25 in.
Estimate $700-900


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

Paris, France, Arts, Gilding, Gold, Learning, Mantel clock, Metal plating, Ormolu, Pandora, Porcelain, Visual arts

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