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Louis XVI-style Gilt and Painted Wall Barometer

Auction:
3115B
Lot:
501
Sold for:
$369$300

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3115B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 14, 2018 10:00AM

Description:

Louis XVI-style Gilt and Painted Wall Barometer, France, 20th century, signed "R. Masson optician a Paris rue de Seine," dial with floral decoration, thermometer above, ht. 37 1/2, wd. 11 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Good condition with no evidence of any regilding or breaks. Mercury drained.


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, 2nd millennium, Barometer, Culture, Physics, Rue de Seine, Seine, Thermometer, Paris, France

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