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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 355

    AN ASSEMBLED ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, THE CANDELABRA SIGNED SCHILT.

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    AN ASSEMBLED ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, THE CANDELABRA SIGNED SCHILT.
    The clockcase of arch-form surmounted by a portrait medallion of a court beauty flanked by flowering swags, the acanthus and scroll molded clockcase set with panels of further beauties, bouquets and a courting couple in a garden, raised on four toupie feet; each candelabra with five acanthus-molded nozzles issuing from similar arms above a bottle form vase painted with a continuous view of putti and love birds between chased gilt and white 'jewel' bands, flanked by two bracket and hoof supports on a conforming cartouche shaped base raised on four toupie feet
    23½ in. (59.5 cm.) high, the candelabra (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE*