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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 37

    A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL-VENEERED BRACKET CLOCK

    FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LOUIS XIV ORMOLU-MOUNTED CUT BRASS-INLAID TORTOISESHELL-VENEERED BRACKET CLOCK
    FIRST QUARTER 18TH CENTURY
    The inlaid interior with enamel dial and movement both signed MARCHE/A ROUEN
    28¼ in. (71.8 cm.) high; 14 in. (35.3 cm.) wide; 6¼ in. (15.9 cm.) deep


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    Tardy notes the existence of a Marché in Rouen circa 1700 (Dictionnaire des Horlogers français, Paris, 1971, p. 430).

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