Live Auction

Fine European Furniture, Decorations and Fine Art

Thu, Apr 21, 2022 11:00AM EDT
Lot 129

Louis XV Style Gilt-Bronze-Mounted Kingwood Thermometer Clock, the Dial Signed Gille L'Aine A Paris

Estimate: $800 - $1,200
Sold for

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$200 $50
$500 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000

The thermometer signed 'Themomètre signed par Ronguetti Rue St. Antoine vis a vis La Caserne des Gardes Francoises'.

44 1/2 x 13 1/4 x 3 1/4 in.


In good overall condition with minor cracks on the enamel thermometer and minor scuffing to the enamel dial with wear around the key holes. Very minor rubbing to the gilt-bronze mounts. Please inquire about the clock works, not currently working.Not withstanding this report or any discussion concerning condition of a lot, all lots are offered and sold "as is" in accordance with our conditions of sale.