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"Sevres" Gilt-bronze Mounted Three-piece Clock Garniture

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
5
Sold for:
$9,480$8,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

"Sevres" Gilt-bronze Mounted Three-piece Clock Garniture, France, late 19th century, each covered vase polychrome enamel painted by Laurent with lovers in a courtyard setting, the clock with putti, each with bronze lion mask and drapery ring handles, the clock with cherubs about the base, vase ht. 23 1/2; clock ht. 27 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Porcelains all in good condition; gilded patina well worn to all three pieces. Glass missing to clock bezel. Join of clock vase needs to be refitted but not damaged.

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France, Clock, Gold, Metalworking, Ormolu, Porcelain

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