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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 200

    French School, Circa 1820

    Two designs for sculptural mantel clocks: The first depicting The Rape of Europa; The second with a bacchante

    Price Realised  

    French School, Circa 1820
    Two designs for sculptural mantel clocks: The first depicting The Rape of Europa; The second with a bacchante
    the first numbered 'N:7.'; the second numbered 'N:8.' (both lower centre)
    pen and black ink and watercolour
    26¼ x 18¼ in. (66.7 x 44.7); and 25¼ x 17¼ in. (64.2 x 43.8 cm.)
    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. 126-129.