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Impressive Louis XVI mantel clock, with double female figures - Gilt bronze, Marble - Late 18th century

A beautiful large double statue Louis XVI mantel clock, signed a Paris.
Small restoration in one corner of the marble base.


The photos are part of the description.

Similar clocks can be seen in:
- Tardy, La pendule française dans le monde, Paris, Tardy, 1994 (7th edition)
- Pierre Kjellberg, Encyclopédie de la pendule française du Moyen Âge au XXe siècle, Paris, Les Éditions de l'amateur, 1997.

Nr of items 1
Object Impressive Louis XVI mantel clock, with double female figures
Model name « La Petite Prudence »
Material Gilt bronze, Marble
Clock mechanism Mechanical
Power Reserve 8 day movement
Striking half hour, one bell
Manufacturer Signed, a Paris
Style Louis XVI
Estimated Period Late 18th century
Dated 1790
Country of Origin France
Condition Good condition - used with small signs of ageing
In working order Yes
Weight 18.5 kg
Height 42 cm
Depth 12 cm
Width 41 cm
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