DU FOUR A PARIS
France, circa 1760
French Louis XV period wall clock signed "André Du Four A Paris" on the dial and the movement.
Movement: Rectangular twin barrel brass movement, anchor escapement, striking the hour and half hour on a bell.
Beautiful and finely executed later painted decoration, the base showing a sceen from the famous Jean de La Fontaine's tale "The Fox & the Crow".
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: 132 cm (52")
Width 49 cm (19")
Depth 26 cm (10")
CHF 6'500 (excl. tax)