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    Sale 5372

    Christie's Interiors- Style & Spirit

    18 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 345

    A Louis XV ormolu-mounted, green-japanned and polychrome-painted bracket clock and bracket

    CLAUDE-FRANCOIS BRISSET, PARIS, MID-18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A Louis XV ormolu-mounted, green-japanned and polychrome-painted bracket clock and bracket
    Claude-Francois Brisset, Paris, Mid-18th Century
    The dial with individual white enamel Roman chapters and signed 'BRISSET/A PARIS' on the enamel centre, the twin barrels movement with five rear-pinned pillars, verge escapement, calibrated countwheel strike on bell and signed 'Brisset Paris' on the back plate; pendulum, winding key
    47 in. (119 cm.) high over bracket


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