A rare and beautiful 18th century Boulle marquetry bracket clock in lovely original
condition. It is Rococo in style, waisted case decorated in première
partie, brown shell veneer delicately inlaid with intricate brass foliate
scrolls. It is mounted in finely made ormolu (mercury fire gilded bronze). The
clock features its original verge escapement and most likely its original
A beautiful original antique French boudoir clock in gilt bronze by Japy Freres.
It is in the Louis XVI classical style. Beautifully elegant, architecturally formed case, profusely
decorated with floral swags, scroll supports, rams heads to the sides. It is finely detailed with a lovely original gild.
A stunning original antique French clock set featuring exquisitely painted Sevres style porcelain urns and panels.
They depict beautifully tranquil country scenes against a rich royal blue ground
with delicately painted over-glaze gilt decoration.
A beautifully chic original antique French four glass crystal regulator by the
famous maker Japy Freres. It is made of gilt brass with bevelled glass panels, allowing the movement and mercury compensated pendulum to be seen.
It was retailed by the well known Jeweler J. E. Caldwell of
A rare and divine ormolu (mercury fire gilded / bronze doré)
English boudoir clock. The exquisite miniature chain fusee movement is by the
excellent maker F Baetens of 23 Gerrard Street London.
The case is classical in style. Height 11" or 28 cm.
A magnificent gilt bronze classical clock set. It is an original antique French
clock set of drum head design, with lions masks to the sides and a classical urn to the top.
A window to the front to allows the pendulum to be seen gently swinging within
the case. The
set is in superb condition, the original gilding is beautifully clean and
A large and stunning Ormolu (gilt bronze) clock set mounted with exquisite
Sèvres style porcelain. It is Rococo in style, a bold balloon shape with
sweeping 'C' scrolls, floral swags, dolphins and a flaming torche to the finial.
The delicately painted panel to the front shows a charming scene of a young man
serenading a lady in a country setting.
A fine and large bronze clock by the famous bronze foundry of H. Luppens et Cie of Brussels.
Beautifully modelled and finished, bronze work of the highest quality. Open fret
work to the front to allow the pendulum to be seen swinging within the case.
A most stunning and very large Vernis Martin gold lacquer Rococo clock,
mounted with ormolu (Doré Bronze or fine gilded bronze). It was
retailed by Tiffany & Co of New York. To the
front is a charming scene of a soirée in a country setting. The gold lacquer is stunning, with a lovely antique
glow and craquelure that can only come with age. Height
26 1/2" or 67.5 cm.
A very chic antique French library four glass crystal regulator with Cloisonné
or Champlevé enamel decoration to the front along with bow front glass. The four
sides are glazed with beveled glass to allow the mercury compensated pendulum to
be seen gently swinging and the fastidiously restored movement to be seen
functioning. Height 11 1/2" or 29 cm.
A beautiful miniature antique French clock set. It is formed as a classical
column plinth, surmounted by a delightful figure of a girl in gilt metal. The
candle sticks are also classical in style. The dial is enamel on copper with
blue lettering, gilt brass hands and convex glass.
A very large (3 ft in height) and stunning original antique French cartel wall
clock. It is beautifully modelled in gilt bronze, in the baroque style with
elaborate, stylised architectural detail including the fancy broken arch
pediment, columns to the sides and profuse acanthus decoration.
A very fine and substantial gilt bronze table clock by Louis Japy.
It is of the the highest quality, beautifully modelled and finished in glorious
ormolu. It is of balloon form with bold scrolls and acanthus swags. To the top a
large rococo flourish. The front and sides have sound frets backed with red
A very large and magnificent original antique French Baroque table clock,
beautifully made in ormolu or gilt Bronze. The movement is housed in a drum
supported upon outswept scrolls with mythical creatures that sit upon the
integral base. Height 22 1/2", 57.5 cm.
A very unusual and decorative antique French clock set, beautifully modelled in
silvered and gilded bronze. It is modelled in the Baroque style with a fretted front panel to allow the pendulum to
be seen gently swinging within the case. The contrast of the silver and gilt is
stunning. Height 19 1/4", 49 cm.
A beautiful original antique French clock set, made in gilded brass in the Louis
XVI classical style. The case is architectural in shape, profusely decorated
with acanthus. We have comprehensively restored this clock set,
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A rare and desirable cast iron turret clock dial with copper backing and gilt
tin hands, 3 ft in diameter, a good size for interior or exterior use. The dial
is in lovely original condition, you could re-paint it but it looks great as it
is. It comes with it's movement, a well made timepiece movement....
A stunning original antique French cartel wall clock by the famous maker Japy
Freres. It is Louis XVI in style, classical case with acanthus swags. The front
is fretted to allow the pendulum to be seen gently swinging within. Height 25"
or 64 cm
stunning clock set featuring a beautifully sculptured figure of a lioness to the
top. It is not signed however the figure is after Lionne En Furie by
Cartier (Thomas François 1879 - 1943) who is
a well listed sculptor. The case is made of a lovely specimen marble mounted with ormolu.
The pendulum swings visibly
between the columns. Height 14 1/2".
A rare and stunning original antique French clock set. It is beautifully
designed in the Rococo style and features exquisite cloisonné or champlevé
enamel work to both the clock and candelabrum. It has an elegant waisted,
asymmetric case, decorated with flowing scrolls and acanthus.
A large Baroque clock of excellent quality by the famous maker
Samuel Marti. It is beautifully made of bronze with hairy paw feet,
an armorial bearing to the front with Lions Rampant and mythical creatures to
the sides. The front has sound frets backed with red velvet. Height 23 1/4" or
A very large, rare and impressive original antique clock set. The bodies are
stunning Japanese Imari porcelain mounted with finely gilded bronze. Japanese Imari porcelain jars of inverted pear form covered with a high domed lids, beautifully decorated in underglaze cobalt blue and overglaze
rust-red enamel and gilt highlights.