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    Sale 7614

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

    24 September 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 87

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-PIECE GARNITURE

    BY GRAUX-MARLY FRÈRES, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU AND WHITE MARBLE THREE-PIECE GARNITURE
    BY GRAUX-MARLY FRÈRES, PARIS, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
    Comprising a mantel clock and a pair of four-light candelabra: the clock with two classical maidens supporting a draped orb surmounted by a cloudbourne putto holding a cameo portrait of Marie Antoinette, on an oval tasselled base signed GRAUX-MARLY Fres Bronziers and rectangular plinth with toupie feet; the candelabra each modelled as an athenienne surmounted by a central stem and three further scrolled branches, on a circular base with toupie feet
    The clock: 29 in. (74 cm.) high
    The candelabra: 24 in. (61 cm.) high (3)


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