CAUSARD HORLOGER DU ROY
(Clockmaker to the King)
France, circa 1760
Large French Louis XV period wall clock.
Steel hands, enamel dial with Roman numerals, signed to the centre "Causard Horloger du Roy suivant la cour" ("Causard Clockmaker to the King following the Court"). Beautiful and finely executed later painted decoration.
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.
(Are you a watchmaker or do you have a local watchmaker you want to work with? Contact us, this clock can also be purchased as is with a price adjustment)
Overall height: 131 cm (51½")
Width 48 cm (19")
Depth 24 cm (9½")
CHF 6'500 (excl. tax)