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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 2

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE CLOCK GARNITURE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED JAPY FRERES & CIE, MED.(AILLE) D'HONNEUR, 7144 AND 48

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE CLOCK GARNITURE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED JAPY FRERES & CIE, MED.(AILLE) D'HONNEUR, 7144 AND 48
    In the Rococo taste, the clockcase of cartouche form with rocaille scroll mounts, painted with seated and dozing putti among grapevine and flowers, the sides with musical trophies; the five-light candelabra decorated en suite with putti front and back
    18½ in. (47 cm.) high (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 1-2)