Sale 12CN01 | Lot 179

Louis XV Gilt-Bronze Cartel Clock

Catalogue: Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings
Louis XV Gilt-Bronze Cartel Clock

Lot Details

Lot 179
Louis XV Gilt-Bronze Cartel Clock
Mid 18th century
The circular enamel dial with Roman and Arabic numerals, signed Furet a Paris, surmounted by a couple in 18th century costume playing music within a scrolling foliate cast case. Height 46 1/4 inches (1.18 m).


Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $68,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

The enamel dial has cracks and infills. Some elements are off but there is present rubbing to gilding. Some elements of branches re-cast and re-gilded. Old marks and scratchs, rubbing and minor tarnishing.

Doyle New York does not guarantee the working condition of the movement.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $7,000 - $10,000
Sold for $68,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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Important English & Continental Furniture / Old Master Paintings

Wed, Jan 25, 2012 at 10am EST
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