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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 331

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND COBALT BLUE-GROUND THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

    BY DENIÈRE, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND COBALT BLUE-GROUND THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
    BY DENIÈRE, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a mantel clock and a pair of five-light candelabra, the clock surmounted by a goat-drawn chariot driven by a pair of putti, above a continuous ovoid frieze decorated in grisaille with Bacchic putti, on pierced foliate-cast supports, the dial signed DENIERE.PARIS, the works stamped with Denière cachet, the candelabra decorated en suite, each with a putto holding aloft five scrolled candlearms
    The clock: 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) high; 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) wide; the candelabra: 21½ in. (54.5 cm.) high


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