Lot 113. Pendulum with rotating ring in marble and gilt bronze two-tone gold

Sold:€ 6 762
Auction date:30.06.2017   16:30
ID 2308
Lot 113Pendulum with rotating ring in marble and gilt bronze two-tone gold
Clock with rotating ring made of marble and gilded bronze, two-tone, gold,

circular shape, resting on marble columns with blue Hyacinths, with

a figure of Love in the biscuit at the centre.

Epoque Louis XVI. H : 40 cm.

Bibliography :

Pierre Kjellberg, " Encyclopédie de la pendulum French ", editions of

the amateur, Paris, 1997. Comparable models reproduced page 292 and 293.

- Jean-Dominique Augarde, " Les ouvriers du temps ", Antiquorum, Geneva,

1996. To bring a different model of Barancourt, turning movement

reproduced in p. 187.

A marble , gilt - bronze clock, signed: Pierre Michel Barancourt, H. 15 3/4 in

The dial signed Pierre Michel Barancourt, received master watchmaker in Paris

on January 19, 1779. Clocks of Barancourt are preserved at Madrid,

London, Stuttgart and San Francisco in the most important museums.

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LECLERE - Maison de ventes
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Preview26.06.2017 - 29.06.2017
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