Mantle clock (pendule), anonymous, 1811

Mantle clock (pendule), anonymous, 1811

bronze (metal), h 68cm × w 43.4cm × d 21cm. More details

French decorative art was internationally acclaimed at the start of the 19th century. The most important Paris dealer at that time was Lignereux, from whom the English ambassador to France bought this clock. The secretary on which the pendule stands also came from this dealer. The woman leaning with her elbow on a stack of books represents Learning or Science.

On display in room 1.13

Collections with this work

Horology

Fred Kats

August 22 2017 - 88 works 17 0

furniture

KAREN CLARK STUDIO

July 5 2017 - 98 works 632 0

Book / App 1700-2000

jesse poleshuck

May 1 2017 - 83 works 55 0

Make your own creations with this work