Louis XVI Kaminuhr ‚Aux Cherubin‘, Frankreich, um 1770/80


An ormolu mantel clock with a white enamel dial and Roman numerals, flanked and surmounted by three winged cherubs, each holding a musical instrument, ranging from violin to tambourine and flute, with musical notes depicting a composition, on a breakfront base cast with guilloche and patterae, surmounted by a gadrooned cast socle with ribbon bound laurel. The spring driven movement with anchor escapement, silk thread suspension, striking on the hour and half hour on a single bell.


OF THE PERIOD: Louis XVI
PLACE OF ORIGIN: France
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES: Gilt-Bronze
CONDITION: Excellent. In perfect working condition. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor fading.
HEIGHT: 12.99 in. (33 cm)
WIDTH: 13.39 in. (34 cm)
DEPTH: 7.09 in. (18 cm)
Price Upon Request

– Verkauft / Sold –