Albert Cheuret

Mantel Clock

Auction Closed

December 9, 11:37 PM GMT


30,000 - 50,000 USD

Lot Details


Albert Cheuret

Mantel Clock

circa 1925

together with a period key

patinated bronze, onyx, clear glass

impressed Albert Cheuret

6 1/2 x 17 x 3 1/2 in. (16.5 x 43.1 x 8.8 cm)

Barbra Streisand, Los Angeles
Christie's New York, The Barbra Streisand Collection of 20th Century Decorative and Fine Arts Part I, March 3, 1994, lot 138
Bevis Hillier, The World of Art Deco, New York, 1971, p. 32
Alain Lesieutre, The Spirit and Splendour of Art Deco, New York, 1974, pp. 274-275 and pl. 257
Yvonne Brunhammer, Le Style 1925, Paris, 1975, p. 141
"Barbra Streisand, Superstar and No Slouch at Collecting," New York Times, February 20, 1994 (for the present lot illustrated)
Alastair Duncan, Art Deco Complete: The Definitive Guide to the Decorative Arts of the 1920's and 1930's, New York, 2009, p. 269 (for a related model)
Sarah Morgan, Art Deco The European Style, New York, 1990, p. 66 (for a related model)