Mother's Day Fine Decorative Arts & Estate Jewelry Sale - May 7th, 2011
Lot 44 - E. LELIEVRE ANTIQUE FRENCH BRONZE 3pc CLOCK SET
Exceptional hand-chased doré bronze clock set by the distinguished French sculptor Eugène Lelièvre, and foundered by Susse Freres of Paris. Influenced by the designs of Meissonier, flowing lines and graceful form of the Art Nouveau are rendered in sumptuous detail, a trademark of Lelièvre's work that won him the first class medal at the Salon des Artistes Français. Circa 1890. Candelabra measure 18" height. Clock measures 21 1/2" height (54.6cm). Pre-Sale estimate $15000-$20000.