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428

PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Louis-Philippe ormolu mantel clock, Thomire & Cie, Paris, circa 1835
Estimate
25,00035,000
JUMP TO LOT
428

PROPERTY OF A EUROPEAN PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Louis-Philippe ormolu mantel clock, Thomire & Cie, Paris, circa 1835
Estimate
25,00035,000
JUMP TO LOT

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A Louis-Philippe ormolu mantel clock, Thomire & Cie, Paris, circa 1835
3½-inch silvered dial signed Thomire et Cie A Paris, the movement with anchor escapement and silk suspension, outside count wheel striking on a bell, signed on the backplate Viel aine, the case applied with finely cast and chased caryatid, mask, shell, foliate and fruit mounts with matte and burnished gilding 
65.5cm. 25¾in high
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Pierre-Philippe Thomire founded the firm of Thomire et Cie and became one of the most important French bronziers of the late 18th and early 19th Century. He retired in 1832 and died in 1843 although his firm continued until 1850.

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