A Napoleon III ormolu and patinated bronze figural mantel clock
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A Napoleon III ormolu and patinated bronze figural mantel clock

THE FIGURE CAST BY SUSSE FRÈRES FROM A MODEL BY JEAN-JACQUES PRADIER, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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A Napoleon III ormolu and patinated bronze figural mantel clock
The figure cast by Susse Frères from a model by Jean-Jacques Pradier, Third quarter 19th Century
Surmounted by a seated figure of Sappho, signed J. J. PRADIER and with Susse Frères foundry stamp, the waisted case centred by an enamelled dial with rocaille crest, on pierced and scrolling floral-garlanded foliate base
18½ in. (47 cm.) high; 19 in. (48.2 cm.) wide; 10¼ in. (26 cm.) deep
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No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium, which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
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