Live Virtual Auction, 10 - 11 May 2020

Important announcement regarding the terms and conditions of this auction.

This auction is being conducted during a National State of Disaster in South Africa and in accordance with the various Regulations passed by the Government in South Africa in response. Presently, South Africa’s National State of Disaster is at Level 4, which limits certain commercial activity. Read More →

 Terms and Conditions for Online Auctions (517.08 KB)

 Privacy Policy for Online Auctions (198.46 KB)

Sold for

R 136 560
Lot 276
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860
  • A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860

Lot Estimate
R 60 000 - 80 000
Selling Price
Incl. Buyer's Premium and VAT
R 136 560

About this Item

A Louis XV style ormulu-mounted boulle ebonised longcase clock, circa 1860


the 24,5cm gilt dial with enamel cartouche Roman hour numerals, outer minute track, with steel hands, striking the quarter, half and full hour on a spiral gong, the backplate stamped ‘172 C.R’, the shaped hood surmounted by the seated figure of Chronos, the baluster-shaped trunk centred by a conforming door with an ormolu lenticle below an Apollo mask, on an outswept plinth, raised on a bracket with scrolled apron centred by a further mask, on lion-paw feet, inlaid overall with scrolling inhabited brass arabesques, the whole with scenes from the Commedia del’Arte, 230cm high

 

Other lots that might interest you
A pair of French painted and upholstered fauteuilles
A pair of French painted and upholstered fauteuilles
R 30 000 - 40 000
A Danish teak coffee table, 20th century
A Danish teak coffee table, 20th century
R 4 000 - 6 000
An LC1 leather and chrome armchair designed in 1928 by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeannert and Charlotte Periand
An LC1 leather and chrome armchair designed in 1928 by Le Corbusier, Pierre Jeannert and Charlotte Periand
R 7 000 - 9 000
A Cape Queen Anne teak and yellowwood corner armchair, circa 1760
A Cape Queen Anne teak and yellowwood corner armchair, circa 1760
R 70 000 - 80 000
A Cape Louis XV style stinkwood side chair, 19th century
A Cape Louis XV style stinkwood side chair, 19th century
R 6 000 - 8 000
A Cape stinkwood parquetry bureau cabinet, late 18th/early 19th century
A Cape stinkwood parquetry bureau cabinet, late 18th/early 19th century
R 70 000 - 100 000