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    Sale 11628

    THE OPULENT EYE:19TH CENTURY FURNITURE, SCULPTURE, WORKS OF ART, CERAMIC & CARPETS

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 241

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURAL AND FLOWER-ENCRUSTED THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

    DATED 1881, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. N 168, N 169 AND N 170, VARIOUS PRESSNUMMERN, THE MOVEMENT STAMPED LENZKIRCH, SIGNED P. HELMIG 1881 TO THE REVERSE

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    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURAL AND FLOWER-ENCRUSTED THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
    DATED 1881, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, INCISED MODEL NOS. N 168, N 169 AND N 170, VARIOUS PRESSNUMMERN, THE MOVEMENT STAMPED LENZKIRCH, SIGNED P. HELMIG 1881 TO THE REVERSE
    Comprising: a rocaille flower-encrusted clock surmounted by a putto emblematic of Night, a rooster crowing for dawn at his feet, the lower body applied with three putti emblematic of the Seasons; and a pair of four-light figural candelabra en suite, including putti drawing and playing the trumpet
    25 in. (63.5 cm.) high, the clock


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF RICHARD D. BASS