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Bracket Clock

French (Metz)
about 1750
Artist Gerard Humbert (active about 1750-1770)


Object Place: Louis XV style

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Clock H. 23 1/4" W. at base 11 3/4" bracket H. 9 5/8" W. at top 13 7/8"

Accession Number

47.1560a

Out on Loan

On display at Preservation Society of Newport County, Newport, RI, since July 30, 1962

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Clocks

Boulle marquetry case with color behind brass cut-outs; ormolu mounts and feet. Removeable ornolu urn with garlands at top. White dial, black numerals and maker’s name. Matching bracket.

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Francis B. Lothrop