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French Louis XVI Style Mid-19th Century Ormolu Marble Clock, Signed Frères

$22,800

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An impressive French mid-19th century Louis XVI style ormolu and Griotte de Campan Rouge marble clock signed ‘Raingo Freres’, Paris. The clock is raised by an impressive rectangular rounded base with marble inserts. The central support is finely chased with reeded inserts and scrolling sides. The enamel dial has an ormolu beaded border is above another insert of marble following an ormolu design of acanthus leaves and draping swags centered by a floral bouquet. The striking top crown with a laurel wreath, flame of eternity and a quiver of arrows held together by a ribbon that drapes down each side, all signs of peace and protection. All original gilt. Raingo Fréres, established in 1813 in Paris, specialized in the high precision clock making and bronze work during the Empire and the Restoration period. Raingo is associated with many exquisite models of clocks and many of these designs were patented. They frequently worked in partnership with very prestigious cabinetmakers in particular François Linke.

Details

  • Creator
    Raingo Frères (Clockmaker)
  • Dimensions
    Height: 19 in. (48.26 cm)Width: 15 in. (38.1 cm)Depth: 5.5 in. (13.97 cm)
  • Style
    Louis XVI (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    Mid-19th Century
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    West Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 44521stDibs: LU949920992112

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    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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