The Wallace Collection

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Musical clock
  • Musical clock
  • Attributed to Jean-Claude Chambellan Duplessis, the Elder (1695 - 1774) , Designer
  • Joseph Coteau (1740 - 1812), Enameller
    Pierre Daillé (active between: 1760 - 1799), Movement Maker
    Claude Richard, Spring Maker
    Michel Stollewerck, Carillon Composer
  • France
  • 1763
  • Gilt bronze, modern pink silk, glass and brass
  • Object size: 92 x 69 x 29.4 cm
    Length: 25.8 cm, pendulum
    Diameter: 7.7 cm, bob
  • Signature: 'Coteau / Thil / 1763 / ft,; A.C. / L. thomian / 1857 Dbre; J.D.A.' Painted
    Inscription: 'Daillé / horloger de Madame / La dauphine' Painted
    Inscription: 'Daillé AParis' Engraved
    Inscription: 'Stollewerck AParis' Engraved
    Inscription: 'Richard 1763' Scratched
    Inscription: 'J Mapps / April 1876 / Libiyl 1864 / H Dean / Payne / April 1894' Scratched
  • F96
  • Reserve Gallery
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Further Reading
  • Albert sale, 28 January 1861, no. 135; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.