A lovely large classical clock set, restrained and chic in design. It is
beautifully made in gilt bronze, mounted with exquisitely decorated
porcelain showing grand tour style classical ruins by St Denis of
Paris. Height 16 1/2" or 42 cm
truly breathtaking sculptural clock, a beautiful version of the famous
sculpture Psyche Revived by Cupid’s Kiss by Antonio Canova currently in the Louvre. It is bronze and
gilt patinated... Height 22 1/4" or 57 cm
A stunning and unusual original antique table clock by the famous
Lenzkirch company. Beautifully made in gilt bronze, it features
Chinese dragons supporting the clock with incense burners in their mouths.
This is a very large and heavy original antique French brass clock set that has
been meticulously restored in our own workshop. It is very decorative in the
classical style, beautifully, modelled and finished. To each side is a Caryatid,
supporting the cavetto cornice upon her head.
A large and stunning clockset of beautiful modelled bronzed patinated metal
figures mounted on ebonised wooden bases, not marked but after
Xavier Raphanel. The clockset is a brilliant depiction of
adventure. A sailor at the helm of a small wooden boat, riding a boiling froth
of a sea, full of life and vigor. Followed by Le pilote,
the sailor explores a far off land and then La Rentree
(the return) is a charming depiction of a mother and child.
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 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 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 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 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 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 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.