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PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK CITY ESTATE (LOTS 295-297)

A Louis XV/XVI ormolu cartel clock

circa 1770, after a design by Delafosse

Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 USD
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295

PROPERTY FROM A NEW YORK CITY ESTATE (LOTS 295-297)

A Louis XV/XVI ormolu cartel clock

circa 1770, after a design by Delafosse

Estimate
5,0007,000
LOT SOLD. 7,200 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Louis XV/XVI ormolu cartel clock

circa 1770, after a design by Delafosse

the white enamelled dial inscribed Lamberton à Paris, contained within a shaped, tapered case, surmounted by an urn flanked by rams' heads and hung with laurel swags, with a leaf-cast berried knop.


Probably Pierre Lamberton, recorded working in Paris, rue St. Honoré, 1772. 
height 31 in.; width 15 in.
79 cm; 38 cm
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Catalogue Note

An identical clock made circa 1770 is in Schloss Nymphenberg, illustrated Ottomeyer, Pröschel, et al., Vergoldete Bronzen, Munich, 1986, Vol. I, p. 182, no. 3.8.1.   The design by Delafosse, demonstrating different options for the left hand and right hand sides of the case, is conserved in Waddesdon Manor, illustrated, op.cit. no. 3.8.2.

Important French and Continental Furniture, European Ceramics and Carpets

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New York