The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mantel clock
  • Mantel clock
  • Jean-Jacques de Lespinasse (active between: c. 1792) , Clockmaker
  • Claude Richard, Spring Maker
    De Barbarey, Painter, (of medallion)
  • France
  • c. 1780
  • Gilt bronze, bronze, slate, marble, gouache on paper, mahogany, red velvet, brass, steel, enamel, gilt brass and glass
  • Object size: 97.1 x 42.2 x 27.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'DE LESPINASSE / A PARIS' Painted
    Inscription: 'tout Pareil / au M Deles'
    Inscription: 'Richard may 1778' Scratched
    Inscription: '5 2 / 3619' Scratched
    Inscription: 'Maitre de Barbarey fecit 18[?]'
  • F94
  • Study
Commentary
History
Further Reading
  • Hertford House, 1870.