Danish 18th Century Painted and Parcel-Gilt Longcase Clock

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Handsome painted long case clock from South Jutland in Denmark with brass face and small bird detail depicting second hand. Painted in pale grey-green and gold and gilded. Strikes on the hour and half-hour, runs 8 days. In good working condition. Face is signed by J.G. Ludenz, Christiansted. Original ornate key for door.

Details

  • Creator
    J. G. Ludenz (Designer)
  • In the Style Of
    Louis XVI
  • Place of Origin
    Denmark
  • Date of Manufacture
    1770s
  • Period
    Late 18th Century
  • Condition
    Good. Some paint loss and chips on edges and around the base. Some chips to gilding. Separation of wood in one or two areas, commensurate with age. .
    Dimensions
    91 in. H x 22 in. W x 10.5 in. D
    231 cm H x 56 cm W x 27 cm D
  • Seller Location
    Hudson, NY
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    0605088111144
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