Lot 25

A LATE 19TH CENTURY FRENCH GILT BRONZE AND WHITE MARBLE FIGURAL MANTEL CLOCK DEPICTING A LOVELORN MAIDEN
the maiden wearing a hat and reclining across the top of the marble plinth clock case, her fingers entwined and looking up pleadingly, at the base of the clock a figure of Cupid inspects a broken urn, raised on a shaped plinth base with a relief of frolicking putti, raised on six toupie feet, the white enamelled dial with Arabic numerals, the twin barrel movement stamped ‘Samuel Marti’, striking on a bell (now lacking),
45cm high

Estimate: £1,500-£2,000