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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 193

    French School, Circa 1820

    Design for a lyre clock crowned with the head of Apollo

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    French School, Circa 1820
    Design for a lyre clock crowned with the head of Apollo
    numbered 'N:4' (lower centre)
    pen and grey ink and watercolur
    25 x 18¼ in. (63.5 x 47.6 cm.)
    Together with a hand-coloured lithograph of a clock design with mythological figures
    two in the lot (2)


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    Literature

    C. Plante, Designs for Gilt Bronze Objects from the French Restoration 1814-1830, London, 2002, pp. 80-83.