• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 11628

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

    19 April 2016, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 14

    AN AMERICAN GILT-BRONZE AND BLANC DE CHINE PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK

    BY EDWARD F. CALDWELL & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1910

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN AMERICAN GILT-BRONZE AND BLANC DE CHINE PORCELAIN MANTEL CLOCK
    BY EDWARD F. CALDWELL & CO., NEW YORK, CIRCA 1910
    Surmounted by a robed figure, above an elephant-mask-handled rectangular case set with a circular enamel dial signed EDW. F. CALDWELL & CO./8 DAYS, on a foliate-cast foot
    17 ½ in. (44.5 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    This charming clock relates closely to a series of gilt-bronze-mounted blanc de Chine decorations produced by Caldwell in the early 20th century, including a pair of vases (A15821) similarly mounted with entwined foliage.