A cistern barometer
Circa 1800, signed J. Solaro, Amsterdam, with caption ‘barometer thermometer en contraleur’, mahogany, marquetery, glass, engraved tin
In classicist case surmounted by a tympanum with a dancing woman. The glazed door flanked by two columns in gilt bronze mounts. Below carved garlands and suspended pinnacles. The register plates decorated with pierced and engraved urns and medallions with emperor’s heads.
H. 124 cm

€ 1.200 - 1.500
€ 3.000