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Auction: 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe
was auctioned on: 23 September 2010
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A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE

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Estimate: £30,000 - £50,000
ca. US$46,669 - US$77,782
Price realised:  £37,250
ca. US$57,948
Lot number 256, Views: 60

A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE
CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ALBERT-ERNEST CARRIER-BELLEUSE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY
A NAPOLEON III ORMOLU THREE-PIECE CLOCK GARNITURE CAST FROM THE MODEL BY ALBERT-ERNEST CARRIER-BELLEUSE, THIRD QUARTER 19TH CENTURY Comprising a mantel clock and a pair of seven-light candelabra CASE: modelled with flowers, shells and asymmetrical rocaille scrolls, flanked by seated nymphs, the base signed 'A. CARRIER' DIAL: the white enamelled dial signed 'AUG T E LEMAIRE/PARIS/Rue Vieille de Temple 121' with pierced and engraved ormolu hands MOVEMENT: with twin going barrels, anchor escapement and rack strike on bell, the candelabra en suite with seated nymphs beneath scrolled branches, signed 'A. CARRIER' to the bases The mantel clock: 24¼ in. (61.5 cm.) high; 20 in. (51 cm.) wide; 7¾ in. (20 cm.) deep The candelabra: 29 in. (73.5 cm.) high (3)

Informations about the auction
Auction house: Christie's
Title: 500 Years: Decorative Arts Europe
Date of the auction: 23 Sep 2010
Address: Christie's
23 September 2010, London, King Street