1 of 11 images

Exceptional French Empire Period Gilt-Bronze Mantel Clock

About

French Empire period gilt-bronze clock featuring Cupid, the son of Venus (also known as "Amour"), serenading Psyche with her butterfly wings. The bronze sculpture is very finely chased. The gilding is the original fire gilding in very good condition, with burnished details. The clock is in working condition and strikes on the hour and half hour. The movement has a silk suspension and a knob for adjusting the speed.

Details

  • Of the Period
    First Empire
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    Circa 1810
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 18.5 in. x W 14 in. x D 5.5 in.

    H 46.99 cm x W 35.56 cm x D 13.97 cm

  • Seller location
    Pembroke, MA
  • Seller reference number
    MAK1004
  • Reference number
    U1201228385349

Shipping, Returns & Payment

  • Online Payment Methods
    1stdibs accepts the following payment methods
  • Item Invoice
    Generate an invoice that you can customize and print.

About the Seller

Top Seller
Vetted
1stdibs seller since 2007
Typical response time: 2 hrs
Located in Pembroke, MA
You may also contact the seller by phoneCall seller through 1stdibs
More From This Seller
Louis XV Period Gilded Barometer with Thermometer
French Scientific Instruments
Giltwood, Glass
An elegant French gilded wood barometer with thermometer (period Louis XV, Circa 1760). Barometer has been fitted with a new mercury tube, and is in working condition. The face is ...

Louis XV Style Cartel Clock

$6,900 Sale Price
20% Off
Louis XV Style Cartel Clock
French Clocks
Bronze, Porcelain, Ormolu
Louis XV style Cartel clock in gilt bronze with painted porcelain dial. The case has been re-gilded, and features typical rocaille ornament such as laurel leaves and berries, flowers...
French Louis XVI Style Marble and Gilt Bronze I...
French Inkwells
Bronze, Ormolu, Marble
Rouge marble and gilt bronze inkwell with seated angel, in the neoclassical style, signed "Francois Flamand".
French Chinoiserie Jardinière with Gilt Bronze ...
French Planters and Jardinieres
Bronze, Porcelain
A very high quality, eye-catching 19th century, French, jardinière in blue and white porcelain with Chinoiserie scene featuring a pagoda, birds and river under a bridge. The gilt bro...
You May Also Like
Antique French Empire Neoclassical Gilt Bronze ...
French Clocks
Ormolu, Steel, Enamel
An Exquisite Antique French Period Empire Neoclassical gilt bronze figural clock embellished with figure of a neoclassical woman and bird.
Neoclassical French Empire Bronze Mantel Clock ...
French Mantel Clocks
Neoclassical French Empire bronze mantel clock on siena marble base with seated sphynx Stamped Susse Fres, Paris. Stock Number: CC45
French 19th Century Gilt Bronze Mantel Clock an...
Japy Freres
French Mantel Clocks
Ormolu
A Garniture de Cheminee by Japy Freres et Cie Constructed in two color gold ormolu, comprising a richly decorated mantle clock and two candelabra in the late Louis XVI manner; the b...
Antique French Louis XV Style Gilt Bronze Mante...
French Mantel Clocks
Ormolu, Bronze
Finely-cast and exquisitely-designed figures of the Roman gods Flora (goddess of flowers) and Cupid (the god of love) adorn the top of this Fine antique Louis XV, or Rococo, style ma...
A French Antique Charles X Ormolu Bronze Mantel...
French Clocks
Bronze
A French Antique Charles X Ormolu Bronze Mantel Clock Depicting Cupid & Psyche Set on bracket feet and a rectangular base. Above, a superb inset plaque of Psyche and Cupid embraci...
Antique French Gilt Bronze and Rouge Marble Clo...
French Clocks
Ormolu
Fine 19th century French gilt bronze mounted Rouge marble 3-piece figural clock set Clock: Height: 19.5" Width: 10.5" Candelabras: Height: 22.5" Width: 9"
Period Empire Sauvage Miniature Clock
French Clocks
Bronze
Miniature bronze doré clock depicting the cotton and mercantile industry.
19th Century French Empire Style Fire Gilded Br...
French Mantel Clocks
19th century French Empire style fire gilded bronze mantel clock. French fire gilded bronze mantel clock with separate bronze base and porcelain dial with roman numerals. Signed P...

Why Shop on 1stdibs?

Learn More

Only Vetted, Professional Sellers

Buyer Protection Guaranteed

Fully Insured Global Deliveries