Georges-Alphonse-Bonifacio Monbro, called Monbro Ainé A pair of Louis XIV style gilt-bronze mounted and engraved brass inlaid ebony pedestals Paris, century each stamped MONBRO AINE several times height 49 in.
Pasquier, Robin & Bourron - An exquisite architectural model of the Samaritaine Pump on The Pont Neuf in Paris dating from 1772; mounted on an fine table support. It is one of the two copies ordered by the Comte d' Artois, to be given as gifts to his wife and the Dauphine Marie Antoinette. All the elements, clock, barometer and furniture are removable. Carved painted and gilded wood, ormolu bronze, mirrored glass, enamel - Dim: 98x75x56cm - Musée Carnavalet, Paris