14 May 2009
A FRENCH ORMOLU FIGURAL MANTEL TIMEPIECE
CIRCA 1900, RETAILED BY BOUDEL, PARIS.
MODELLED AS A YOUTH SUPPORTING A GLOBE, RESTING ON AN EBONISED LATER PLINTH, SIGNED 'BOURDEL PARIS' ON THE WHITE ENAMEL DIAL, THE REAR-WOUND SINGLE BARREL MOVEMENT WITH PLATFORM CYLINDER ESCAPEMENT
16¾ IN. (42.5 CM.) HIGH, INCLUDING PLINTH; 5½ IN. (14 CM.) DIAMETER PLINTH
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