Lot 1179 (Fine Art, 4th December 2012)

Sold for £1,700


Lot details
A large and impressive 18th Century French boulle bracket clock, with gilt dial decorated exotic bird, mask and foliate centre, enamelled arabic numerals, the backplate signed G.I. Champion, Paris, two fusee movement, with verge escapement, caddy style top surmounted by a figure of Father Time, glazed ormolu mounted door below depicting a classical scene, raised on squat ormolu acanthus and scrollwork feet; together with a matching bracket, height of clock only 33 1/4in. See illustration