Exceptional Timepieces

FRENCH BRACKET CLOCK

Lot No
69
Description
Region : France Circa : 1900 Dimension :
Estimate
Rs. 3,00,000 - 3,50,000

Winning Bid

₹ 3,67,356

(Inclusive 15% margin)

additional information

An attractive and ornate Bracket Clock, with intricately painted dial with Roman numerals and elaborately painted panels in enamel. Brass casted frontalc caryatid and a finely pierced top cresting. Such Bracket clocks were an integral attribute with regards to the deco of a mansion during the yesteryears. The clock is mounted and affixed on its original wood plinth which elevates the presence and highlights the artistic element of the clock.The scenery depicted in the painted panels are that of English countryside. A collector’s delight this clock stands apart due to its exquisite ornate appeal and tranquil sensibility and vintage mechanism functionality.

This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.

(payment only in Indian Rupees)

Provenance : Property from an elite Parsi collection based in Mumbai.