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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 121

    A FRENCH ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK AND BAROMETER

    AFTER THE MODEL BY ANDRÉ-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1890

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    A FRENCH ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK AND BAROMETER
    AFTER THE MODEL BY ANDRÉ-CHARLES BOULLE, CIRCA 1890
    Each surmounted by a scrolling handle over a central stem cast with trelliswork and masks, the clock dial and barometer within a guilloche frame and gadrooning, over a mask and a berried terminal
    The clock: 37 ¼ in. (94.5 cm.) high; 17 ½ in. (44.5 cm.) wide
    The barometer: 37 in. (94 cm.) high; 16 ½ in. (42 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A PRIVATE PARISIAN COLLECTION