French clock garniture set, Kilpatrick & Co, in original glass domes, circa 1885
Superb quality French clock garniture set, by Kilpatrick & Co of Paris, London & Melbourne, the center with ornate richly gilt ormolu mounts and Sevres-style panels hand painted with figures in landscapes, the flanking vases similarly decorated & finely detailed, each piece in on wooden bases under original glass domes. Circa 1885
Clock dome 52cm H clock 42cm without stands
Kilpatrick & Co had branches in Paris & London, and also in Melbourne. Possibly an exhibition piece for the 1880 Melbourne Exhibition, where Kilpatrick & Co of London won second order of merit for a pocketwatch.
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