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    Sale 2811

    European Noble and Private Collections

    24 - 25 June 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 85

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE STRIKING PORTICO CLOCK

    L'ECHOPIE, PARIS. LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A LOUIS XVI ORMOLU-MOUNTED WHITE MARBLE STRIKING PORTICO CLOCK
    L'ECHOPIE, PARIS. LATE 18TH CENTURY
    The case of typical form, the white enamel dial signed L'echopie AParis with pierced ormolu hands, above a ribbon-tied foliate swag, the eight-day twin barrel movement with silk suspension, star shaped countwheel, strike on bell, the backplate with repeated signature; Apollo mask pendulum; winding key
    48 cm. high


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    Adam L'Echopié, maître in 1758. Recorded at Rue Neuve des Petits Champs, circa 1772-1794.

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