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    Sale 7445

    Important European Furniture, Sculpture and Tapestries

    6 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 132

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK AND BAROMETER

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF LOUIS XVI ORMOLU CARTEL CLOCK AND BAROMETER
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    EACH WITH RIBBON-TIED DRAPERY BACKPLATE WITH TASSELED BOSS AND EMBELLISHED WITH LILLIES, THE CIRCULAR CLOCK DIAL WITH ROMAN NUMERALS AND SIGNED 'SOTIAU A PARIS', the conforming barometer dial signed 'CARCANY
    36½ in. (92.5 cm.) high; 10½ in. (26.5 cm.) wide; 5 in. (12.5 cm.) deep (2)


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    Nicolas Sotiau (ou Sotian ou Sotieau) (1749-1791), maître in 1782.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY (LOTS 131-132)