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    Sale 7710

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics Including Property from The Palazzo of a Milanese Noble Family

    19 March 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 101

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED CARTEL D'APPLIQUE

    IN THE MANNER OF PIERRE GOUTHIÈRE, LATE 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND JASPERWARE-MOUNTED CARTEL D'APPLIQUE
    IN THE MANNER OF PIERRE GOUTHIÈRE, LATE 19TH CENTURY
    The bulb thermometer marked with the Réaumur scale, the enamel dial signed Robin
    35½ in. (90 cm.) high


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    The present cartel d'applique is based on a model attributed to the bronzier Pierre-Joseph-Désiré Gouthière (d. 1813), formerly at the Château de Saint-Cloud and now in the permanent collection at the Musée du Louvre (cat. nos 392 and 393).

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