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    Sale 2250

    The Mr. and Mrs. Marvin Greenfield Collection of Porcelain, Russian Enamels and 19th Century Decorative Art

    20 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 202

    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL CAMEL-FORM TABLE CLOCK

    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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    A VIENNESE SILVER AND ENAMEL CAMEL-FORM TABLE CLOCK
    LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Surmounted by a garland-bearing putto, the circular clockcase set with a champlevé enamel dial, the reverse depicting Galatea amidst tritons and dolphins, on a camel-form support drawn by a scantily-clad handler, on an ovoid base painted with grotesque masks, colorful scrolling foliage and Moses's discovery by Pharaoh's daughter, apparently unmarked
    11 in. (28 cm.) high; 7 7/8 in. (20 cm.) wide


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