CAUSARD HORLOGER DU ROY
(Clockmaker to the King)
France, circa 1760
Large French Louis XV period wall clock.
Steel hands, the enamel dial with Roman numerals, signed to the centre "Causard Horloger du Roy suivant la cour". ("Causard Clockmaker to the King following the Court") Finely executed later paint.
Movement: Rectangular twin barrel brass movement, silk suspension, verge escapement, countwheel striking the hour and half hour on a bell.
Peace of mind guaranteed : The movement of this clock will be fully overhauled in our workshop before delivery.
(This clock can also be purchased as is with price adjustment.)
Overall height: 131 cm (51½")
Width 48 cm (19")
Depth 24 cm (9½")
CHF 6'500 (excl. tax)