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    Sale 3786

    The Collection of Carroll Petrie & European Decorative Arts from the Birmingham Museum of Art, Alabama, including the Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection

    31 March 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 1347

    A LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK

    THE MOVEMENT BY JOSEPH REVEL, CIRCA 1785

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    A LATE LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK
    THE MOVEMENT BY JOSEPH REVEL, CIRCA 1785
    With circular enamel dial with Arabic numbers, within a ribbon-tied rose and laurel-cast case with beaded edge, the movement with pull quarter repeat, the dial signed Revel au Palais Royal
    9 ½ in. (24 cm.) high


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    Joseph Revel (also Revelle or Renel), maître horloger in 1775.

    Provenance

    Acquired from Bensimon, Paris, in 1967.
    Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.