• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 7750

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

    24 September 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 80

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND GRIOTTE ROUGE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK

    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU, PATINATED BRONZE AND GRIOTTE ROUGE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK
    THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Modelled as a seated cherub atop a truncated pedestal, holding aloft a ribbon-tied drum fronted by an enamel dial signed Prosper Roussel/A Paris, the movement stamped 14495 EB
    23¾ in. (60.5 cm.) high; 11 in. (28 cm.) square at base


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