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A Fine Napoleon III Garniture Clock Set

Description

Period: 19th Century

 

Origin: France

 

Clock
Height: 16.5″
Weight: 28.5″
Depth: 9.5″

 

Candelabras
Height: 27 1/4″
Width: 17″
Depth: 17″

 

Style: Napoleon III

 

Maker: Victor Paillard

 

Gilt & patinated bronze three piece clock garniture

 

Comprising of a clock and a pair of six-light candelabra

 

The horizontally shaped clock supported by male and female figures allegorical of, respectively, Geography and literature. The candelabras supported by three-puttis holding hands and decorated with figures of “globe” and “Literature”. Enamel Dial signed V Paillard FT De BRONZES, each piece stamped VP beneath a crown