Catalogue of The Emile Wertheimer Collection. Fine Gold Snuff Boxes, Watches, Miniatures and Objects of Vertu

Catalogue no: 1342
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 56 Illustrations: 0 Language(s): English Publication date: July, 1953
Editor: Publisher: Sotheby & Co.
Dimensions: 245mm x 285mm Condition: Good
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The collection includes a large number of watches including some from 16th and 17th century. There are 85 lots with horological content, all watches and some chatelaines, too many to list individually but the collection is divided into 7 parts as follows; 16th and 17th Century Watches. Lots 37-57 Some of the makers represented include; Jen Rousseau; David Lestourgeon (clockwatch); Petri, Dordrecht; Rouselle, The Hague; Bockels (dial, Oliver Cromwell); Engle Schalckh, Prag; Cadogan, London; Cornelius Yate; Edw. Teyrell; G.Smith, London; Michel Cuyper, Blois; Bordier, Geneva; Nicholas Massy; Quare, London; Graham, London; Tompion & Banger, no. 3935; Tompion, London no. 83 (clockwatch) !8th Century English Gold Watches. Lots 58-70 Makers include; Guiot, London; Mitzell, London; de Charmes, London; Ellicott, London; Henry Long, London (stone set enamel repeater); Peter garron; Mudge & Dutton; English 18th Century Gold and Ename Watches. Lots 71-85 Makers include; G.Burgis, London no. 683; Alex hare, London; Savory & Farrand, London; Justin Vulliamy, London; James Tregent, London no.3137; Henry Maillardet, London (pedometer wind); Edward Prior, London no. 16766; Watches with Painted Ename Cases. Lots 86-97 Makers include; Tourlet, St. Quentin; Huard le puisne fecit; Kroese, Amsterdam; Vogel, Geneva; Romieu, Rouen; Duhamel; Goullons, Paris; Tompion; Jehan Augier, Paris Musical, Automata and Repeater Watches. Lots 98-109 Mostly French or Swiss and mostly unsigned. Known makers include Bourquin le Jeune; Dubois freres; Lopin of Paris; "Chinese" Watches. Lots110-118 Watches made for the China market. Makers include; Bovet, London no.333; Juvet, Fleurier no.42351; Barrauds, Cornhill no.9102; Ilbery, London no.6936, 6068 and 6403; Chatelaines. Lots 119-121 3 gold and enamel chatelaines and watches by the following makers; Carus, London no.123; Geo. Phi. Strigel, London; Saml. Toulmin, Strand, London no.3142. Ilbert makes some notes on condition and originality
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