Antique French Art Deco Sterling Silver Flatware Set. Direct from a Private Mansion in Paris, A Stunning. Early 19th Century, "Louis XVI", Gold Plated Bronze Mantel Clock by One of France's Premier Watchmakers "Chavanon a Rennes". Unparalleled Luxury and Quality Traditionally Reserved for the French Aristocracy. This Beautifully Elegant Mantel Clock Weights over 14 Kilograms, Stands Roughly 54 cm.
Deep, It is a Stunning Example of the Magnificent early 1800s French Workmanship in Gold Plated Bronze - MAGNIFICENT! This is a Magnificently Beautiful Piece of Art of Museum Quality, Luxury and Elegance Historically Reserved for the French Aristocracy, A True Family Heirloom for Generations, Picture this Amazing Piece on Your Fireplace Mantel - A Stunning Piece of French History!This Piece has Been Meticulously Hand Crafted to the Highest of International Standards and Painstakingly Restored to it's Original Glory. Total Luxury at a Very Affordable Price. Unbelievably Intricate Workmanship and Quality Throughout. Truly a "One of a Kind" Piece and a Worthy Addition to any Family Estate! A Magnificent Example of the Grandeur and Splendor of Louis XVI, Recognized Throughout the World for its. Amazingly Intricate Workmanship by Master Craftsmen, A Very Solid Investment for the Astute Investor. This piece is a magnificent example of period workmanship from the early 1800s in France.
The casting quality is close to jewelry grade, even the smallest details have been captured in the cast, then filed and chased to perfection. The figurines depict the intimacy of "Royal" lovers discretely meeting privately in the "Royal" Court. It is a complex piece that is cast in many parts. The facial features are noteworthy, as rarely is such care shown to the formation of the face - each eye lid is flawlessly cast with remarkable realism.
The lovers' flowing tunics are cast with amazing detail and realism found only in the highest quality period works. The silk suspension movement also remains in impeccable condition.This is a truly an exceptional and quite rare investment grade work of art from the early 1800s in France, an object that will certainly be a cherished part of any carefully selected collection. Close-ups of the face of the mechanism showing the clockmaker's signature mark "Chavanon a Rennes" and the back of the mechanism with the bell removed showing the pendulum attached to the silk string. To download a PDF copy. Social Media: Join our social media sites for up-to-date news on special offers and new products. The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH GOLD PLATED BRONZE LOUIS XVI MANTEL CLOCK BY CHAVANON A RENNES" is in sale since Wednesday, April 3, 2019.
This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks". The seller is "estate-sterling" and is located in Paris.This item can be shipped worldwide.