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French Louis XV Style Ormolu Grandfather Clock

$54,833.18

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A fine 19th century french Louis XV style ormolu-mounted mahogany grandfather clock, having wonderful gilded ormolu mounts, with three cherubs in clouds around the white and black enamel dial with Roman numerals, an eight day duration movement striking on the hour and half hour. Ormolu Garlands of flowers, a sun burst mount, classical scrolling foliate and motif decoration on the tapering case, gilded claw feet on a plinth base. After a model by Jean-Henri Riesener, Paris. All gilt original circa 1890.

Details

  • Similar to
    Jean-Henri Riesener (Maker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 88.59 in. (225 cm)Width: 19.69 in. (50 cm)Depth: 11.82 in. (30 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XV (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    1880
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Brighton, GB
  • Reference Number
    Seller: Batch 38 VT BUYCKN1stDibs: LU1227217059981

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  • Shipping
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    Estimated Customs Duties & Taxes to the Continental US: $0.
    Ships From: Brighton, United Kingdom
  • Return Policy

    A return for this item may be initiated within 3 days of delivery.

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