A Bracket Clock by Thomas Tompion

Catalogue no: 1250
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 2 Illustrations: 2 Language(s): English Publication date: June, 1927
Editor: C. Reginald Grundy Publisher: The Connoisseur
Dimensions: 280mm x 220mm Condition: Good
Related titles: R.W.Symonds. Thomas Tompion, His Life and Work" Related library records:
Notes:
From the "Current Art Notes" section of the magazine. A brief biography of Tompion together with a.description with photographs of a quarter striking tabel clock by Tompion, loaned at the time for display at the Goldsmiths and Silversmiths Company, 112, Regent Street, London. The same clock appears in Symond's "Thomas Tompion. His life and work", and is numbered 217, described as 3-train repeating clock with grande Sonnerie striking. Ebony case with fire-gilt mounts. Fig. 141, and p.285 Also, advert for Woodrow Wells, 96, High Street, Wimbledon. Photograph (small) of a walnut longcase clock by Windmills of Elkin, c.1725
Room location: Library Extension Cabinet: F Shelf: 4
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