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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 6

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND MANTEL CLOCK

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IRON-RED 1245 TO THE PLAQUES, THE MOVEMENT STAMPED JAPY FRERES & CO., MED.(AILLE) D'HONN(EUR), MF & F, 2371 AND 15...3, THE ORMOLU STAMPED 2371 AND MF AT THE REVERSE

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED SEVRES STYLE TURQUOISE-GROUND MANTEL CLOCK
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, IRON-RED 1245 TO THE PLAQUES, THE MOVEMENT STAMPED JAPY FRERES & CO., MED.(AILLE) D'HONN(EUR), MF & F, 2371 AND 15...3, THE ORMOLU STAMPED 2371 AND MF AT THE REVERSE
    Of architectural form cast with berried laurel branches, acanthus and cornucopiae spilling fruit and surmounted by a panel painted after Watteau with an amorous couple, the other panels with ribbon-tied floral festoons and amatory trophies
    19½ in. (49.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 5-6)