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    Sale 1983

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

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 357

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND MANTEL CLOCK

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED PARICE A PARIS, V, 8, 1 AND 206

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND MANTEL CLOCK
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, THE MOVEMENT IMPRESSED PARICE A PARIS, V, 8, 1 AND 206
    The round clockcase flanked by two seated maidens, one reading a tablet, the other holding a wreath and a flowering branch, on a cartouche shaped base set with a central panel painted with male and female gardeners at leisure, the sides with gardening trophies and bouquets, all within foliate molded surrounds, the base cast with a band of berried laurel and a panel of drapery, raised on six fluted feet
    21½ in. (54.6 cm.) wide


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    Pre-Lot Text

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