Description

    A Mae West Large and Ornate Mantle Clock, Circa 1860s. Louis XV-style, gilt bronze, depicting three cherubs and two birds frolicking amongst foliage, face reads "AU Bree Fabt. / Rue St Honoré 154 / A Paris;" included with a color snapshot showing it in situ in the star's famous Ravenswood apartment on Rossmore Avenue in Los Angeles; also included with a signed 'Letter of Provenance' from John West [Mae's nephew] who inherited it from his aunt. (Please note this clock is not in working condition and it needs serious and professional repair as parts of its mechanics and decor are now unattached -- it is being offered "as is" so please bid accordingly.)
    24" x 32" x 8"

    PLEASE NOTE THIS LOT REQUIRES 3RD PARTY SHIPPING DUE TO ITS WEIGHT OF 128 POUNDS.


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    Auction Dates
    June, 2017
    17th-18th Saturday-Sunday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 7
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