Original Art Nouveau Woman Figural Large Table Clock by Francesco Flora ca 1890
This is an exceptional and EXTREMELY RARE tsblr clock in the purest Art Nouveau style, France ca 1890. This is a very rare version from the celebrated Comedienne series of floral Art Nouveau Maidens by the listed sculptor Francesco Flora, as noted on Vgl. Berman, Bronzes, Sculptors & Founders, Bd. The clock has a rich cream white colored dial with gilt gold numerals, beautifully ornate Ormolu dials, as well as gilt bronze Ormolu central dial decoration and outer rim. Patinated green body, and a rich cream color for the girls busts. Zinc casting, richly sculpted and formed in organic relief with ascending flower petal ornaments to unveil the bust of a young girl with long flowing hair. An absolute most for collectors! Francesco Flora (Apulia, Italy 1857-) studied at the Fine Arts Academy in Venice (Accademia di Belle Arti di Venezia) and was active throughout the peak of the Art Nouveau Period, , working in Naples and Venice executing various projects which included sculptured paintings, genre statues and funeral monuments for high ranking patrons. We try to present the merchandise as accurately as possible. The presentation is based on the information available to us and to our knowledge. The item "Original Art Nouveau Woman Figural Large Table Clock by Francesco Flora ca 1890" is in sale since Wednesday, November 20, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Periods & Styles\Art Nouveau". The seller is "brandsdeluxe" and is located in Hollywood, Florida.
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- Style: Art Nouveau
- Maker: Flora
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Type: Clock
- Color: Green