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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 43

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK

    BY LEVY FRÈRES, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND SEVRES STYLE PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK
    BY LEVY FRÈRES, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    The ovoid clockcase surmounted by a torch-bearing putto, above an inset porcelain plaque painted with Europa and the Bull, flanked by a pair of putti suspending floral garlands, set on a shaped plinth centred by a circular enamel dial inscribed LEVY FRèRES/A PARIS, the movement stamped LEVY FRERES/A PARIS/580, flanked by a pair of plaques depicting cloudborne putti, on a scrolled base centred by a female mask
    23¼ in. (59 cm.) high; 26¾ in. (68 cm.) wide


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