Gilted and patinated bronze pendulum clock ornated with a figure, Father Time who holds the clock movement.
Socle of yellow marble from Siena on four feet of winged claws.
Movement signed Leroy à Paris.
Early 19th Century (modified movement, balance replaced by a spiral).
Height: 43 cm (17 in.), Width: 26 cm (10-1/4 in.), Depth: 12 cm (4-3/4 in.)
A similar model is conserved in the collections of the Moblier National à Paris, provenance of the former Ministère des Finances at the Louvre.
The model was published in an engraving, edited in the "Journal de Paris" dated May 4, 1810.
Un exemplaire semblable est conservé dans les collections du Mobilier
Movement signed Leroy.
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