The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mantel clock
  • Mantel clock
  • Unknown Artist / Maker
  • Probably Jacques Furet (active between: c. 1710), Movement Maker
  • France
  • c. 1745 - c. 1750
  • Gilt bronze, silk, glass, brass and gilt brass
  • Object size: 49.5 x 32 x 13.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'FURET LAINÉ / A PARIS' Painted
    Inscription: 'FURET L'AINÉ A PARIS' Engraved
    Stamp: 'B 6'
    Stamp: 'W. M P.' (M is smaller and underlined - so WM is for William)
  • F90
  • Small Drawing Room
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, London, 1863.