E. Colin & Cie, Tiffany & Co. Bronze Clock Ensemble(517 views)
Description: This impressive example of an early 20th century French Rococo palace size clock set comes from the prestigious E. Colin & Cie of Paris foundry. The sculpted ensemble is detailed with crisp elaborate scrolling accented with a full figure cupid with quiver atop the clock. The clock & candelabras are decorated in a brilliant gold dore' finish. The set was commissioned by Tiffany & Co. & featured in the 1900 Paris Exposition. The clock has Roman numerals & bears "Tiffany & Co." on its stunning white enamel face. This face is surrounded by floral scrolls. Beneath is the face of Bacchus, framed by a pair of mythological fish. Complimenting this key wind clock with bell chime movement centerpiece, is a pair of Flamboyant multi armed candelabra. Each piece of the set bears the circular impressed seal of the world renown foundry "E. Colin & Cie, Paris". Further examination also reveals the stamp of the 1900 Paris Exposition!
Condition Report: Excellent!
Dimensions: Clock: 13.25" tall X 6.5" wide X 4.75" deep, Candelabra: 8.5" tall X 3.25" diameter
Artist or Maker: E. Colin & Cie for Tiffany & Co.