Catalogue of Medieval and Renaissance Works of Art, Fine French and English Furniture, Important Early Clocks, Tapestries, Rugs and carpets

Catalogue no: 1348
Dewey No: Subject(s): Courtenay Ilbert Archive
Author(s): Unknown
Total pages: 44 Illustrations: 3 (horological) Language(s): English Publication date: 15th July, 1955
Editor: Publisher: Sotheby & Co.
Dimensions: 245mm x 150mm Condition: Good
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Sale includes several important horological works, as follows; Lot 99. A small Bracket Clock, verge escapament, 5 and 1/2 inch dial, by Peter Walker Lot 100. A Louis XV Bracket Clock, tortoiseshell case, by Goddefroy of Paris Lot 101. Bracket Clock in mahogany case signed Henry Jones in ye temple Lot 102. Louis XV Ormolu Cartel Clock, Gosselin et Fils a Paris, the movement replaced by Vulliamy, no.1926 Lot 103. A Rare Early Bracket Clock signed Edwardu east Londini (illustrated) Lot 104. An Important Early Bracket Timepiece by Ahasuerus Fromanteel, Londini Fecit (illustrated). This clock illustrated in Cescinski and Webster Lot 105. An important Long-case Clock by Johannes Fromanteel Londini fecit (illustrated) This catalogue is not annotated by Ilbert and it is probable that he never viewed the sale, being, by this date, seriously ill. He died March, 1956.
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