06 mai 2011

Henri Dasson (1825 - 1896), A gilt-bronze mounted Imari porcelain clock. Paris, circa 1890, the Japanese Imari porcelain late 17

Henri Dasson (1825 - 1896), A gilt-bronze mounted Imari porcelain clock. Paris, circa 1890, the Japanese Imari porcelain late 17th/early 18th century. Photo Sotheby's the white enamel dial signed HRY DASSON, the movement stamped VILLARD A PARIS and numbered 2664; 61.5 cm. Estimate 6,000—8,000 USD. Lot Sold 7,500 USD Sotheby's. 19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Ceramics, Silver & Works of Art, 15 Apr 11, New York www.sothebys.com
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12 avril 2009

A gold and enamel mounted mother-of-pearl clock with English Royal Provenance, Gordon, London, 1840

A gold and enamel mounted mother-of-pearl clock with English Royal Provenance, Gordon, London, the enamel work attributed to A.J. Strachan, circa 1840 fusee and chain movement with lever escapement, plain three-arm steel balance, ruby endstone, the quadrangular mother-of-pearl veneered case mounted with chased gold scrollwork enclosing a monkey, squirrel, and birds of paradise, surrounded by flowers, all highlighted in translucent and shaded enamels, champleve pink and blue enamel dial centered by a bouquet, the back... [Lire la suite]