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Period French Empire Bronze Doré and Patinated Clock Depicting Atlas

$20,000

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Period French Empire Bronze Doré and Patinated Clock Depicting Atlas with original gilt edged and velvet lined case. Atlas son of Titan, from Greek mythology is holding the clock on his shoulders as if it were the world. Great attention has been paid to small details including excellent muscle tone. The chasing in the ormolu is fine. The original lined case has a break in the leather handle.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 10.5 in. (26.67 cm)Width: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)Depth: 4.5 in. (11.43 cm)
  • Style
    Empire (Of the Period)
  • Materials and Techniques
    CastBronze,EngravedSteel,Hand-Crafted,Patinated,Gilt
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1810
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use. The detail is fine and the bronze is nicely chased. The gilding is clear and of good color.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    1stDibs: LU838617133662

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping
    Rates vary by destination and complexity.
    Ships From: West Palm Beach, FL
  • Return Policy

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

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