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    Sale 12029

    The Opulent Eye - 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art, Ceramics & Carpets

    7 June 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 69

    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND ONYX THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

    BY SUSSE FRÈRES, AFTER THE MODEL BY JAMES PRADIER (1790-1852), CIRCA 1880

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU AND ONYX THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
    BY SUSSE FRÈRES, AFTER THE MODEL BY JAMES PRADIER (1790-1852), CIRCA 1880
    Comprising a clock and a pair of six-light candelabra, the clock surmounted by a figure of Sapho, signed 'J. PRADIER', 'SUSSE FRES', and 'ATS', over a shaped fluted base, with twin barrel movement and Brocot suspension, the movement stamped 'LS MOINET / A PARIS' and numbered '3133', the candelabra each modelled as a classically draped figure supporting a torch issuing scrolling branches
    The clock: 21 ½ in. (54.5 cm.) high; 19 ¾ in. (50 cm.) wide; 7 ¾ in. (19.5 cm.) deep
    The candelabra: 26 ¼ in. (66.5 cm.) high


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