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    Sale 7700

    Important English Furniture and Clocks

    22 January 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 57

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK WITH PULL REPEAT

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK WITH PULL REPEAT
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The circular glazed white enamel dial with Roman and Arabic chapters, signed 'Imbert l'ainé a P...s', set within a pierced waisted case with ribbon-tied fruiting laurel trails, surmounted by a fruiting urn finial, with conforming boss, the single-barrel movement with anchor escapement, pull hour, quarter repeat on two bells, and signed 'Imbert l'ainé à Paris'
    20¼ in. (51.5 cm.) high; 10 in. (25.5 cm.) wide, approx.


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