• 500 Years: Decorative Arts Eur auction at Christies

    Sale 7841

    500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe

    29 April 2010, London, King Street

  • Lot 251

    A LOUIS-PHILIPPE ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK

    BY DENIÈRE, PARIS, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A LOUIS-PHILIPPE ORMOLU MANTEL CLOCK
    BY DENIÈRE, PARIS, SECOND QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    CASE: the rectangular case surmounted by a stepped pediment with an urn and decorated overall with anthemion relief, on out scrolled feet DIAL: the enamel dial with cut steel Breguet hands MOVEMENT: with twin barrels, anchor escapement and countwheel strike on bell, the backplate signed 'DENIÈRE PARIS'; pendulum, winding key
    24½ in. (62 cm.) high; 14¾ in. (37.5 cm.) wide; 11 in. (28 cm.) deep


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