An ormolu and Sevres style turquoise-ground porcelain three-piece garniture
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An ormolu and Sevres style turquoise-ground porcelain three-piece garniture

THE CLOCK BY ERNEST MIROY, PARIS, LAST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY

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An ormolu and Sevres style turquoise-ground porcelain three-piece garniture
The clock by Ernest Miroy, Paris, Last quarter 19th Century
Comprising a clock and a pair of ewers: the clock surmounted by an urn with pomegranate finial flanked by scrolling handles, the case centred by a dial inscribed ERNEST MIROY/PARIS, above a painted scène galante, the sides with scrolling acanthus volutes, on a spreading base with acanthus-cast apron, centred to the front by a portrait within a shield-shaped medallion, on toupie feet; the ewers with a painted scene of courting couples to the front and a landscape to the back, each on a shaped giltwood stand with turquoise velvet top
The clock: 18½ in. (47 cm.) high; 9½ in. (24 cm.) wide; 5½ in. (14 cm.) deep; The ewers: 15¼ in. (39 cm.) high (3)
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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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