Feuervergoldete und patinierte Kaminuhr, Restauration, Frankreich um 1830


The white enamel dial with Roman and Arabic numerals surmounted by a romantic female figure putting on her shoe, set in a landscape with the patinated bronze representing the natural ground and a gilt-bronze tree trunk and gilt-bronze tufts of grass. The rectangular gilt-bronze base featuring foliate in relief and pierced and scrolled acanthus leaves serving as feet. Movement with anchor escapement, silk thread suspension, striking on the hour and half hour on a single bell.


OF THE PERIOD: Charles X
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Gilt Bronze, Patinated Bronze, Enamel
CONDITION: Excellent. In perfect working condition. Wear consistent with age and use.
HEIGHT: 15.35 in. (39 cm)
WIDTH:  12.2 in. (31 cm)
DEPTH:  4.72 in. (12 cm)
Price Upon Request