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Louis XV-style Three-piece Gilt-bronze Clock Garniture

Auction:
3020B
Lot:
765
Sold for:
$1,599$1,300

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

Description:

Louis XV-style Three-piece Gilt-bronze Clock Garniture, late 19th century, a nymph holding a cup above her head with a putti and goat beside her, surmounting a round roman numeral dial, inscribed indistinctly "A PARIS," on a shaped elongated alabaster plinth base, ht. 21, wd. 28, dp. 9 1/4, with two three-light candelabras, each with beaded drip cups accented by ribbonwork, suspending by scrolling armature supported by a winged putti atop a goat, on an oval alabaster plinth, each ht. 17 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, Alabaster, Angels, Putto, Renaissance art

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