• 19th Century Furniture, Sculpt auction at Christies

    Sale 2210

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

    20 October 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 211

    AN ASSEMBLED ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND CLOCK GARNITURE

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED A.F., 311 AND 642

    Price Realised  

    AN ASSEMBLED ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE 'JEWELED' COBALT-BLUE GROUND CLOCK GARNITURE
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, SPURIOUS BLUE INTERLACED L'S MARKS, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED A.F., 311 AND 642
    The clock case of rectangular form surmounted by a small vase painted with a putto, the corners applied with female masks, the face painted with a maiden emblematic of Astronomy within a white 'jewel' surround, the sides with musical trophies, raised on four supports suspending berried laurel wreaths and toupie feet; the vases similarly decorated
    18 in. (45.7 cm.) high, the clock (5)


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