The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Mantel clock
  • Mantel clock
  • Attributed to Jean-Louis Prieur (1725 - 1795) , Designer , perhaps
  • Attributed to Jean-Louis Prieur (1725 - 1795), Designer, perhaps
    Ferdinand Berthoud (1727 - 1807), Movement Maker
  • France
  • c. 1770
  • Gilt bronze, blue turqin marble, brass, enamel and glass
  • Object size: 69.5 x 56.8 x 31.3 cm
  • Inscription: 'FERDINAND / BERTHOUD' Painted
    Inscription: 'Ferdinand Berthoud' Engraved
    Inscription: 'Bientourné / le 20 Decembre 1839; Cleaned May 26 HH / Dec 18th 1920 / H Hildersley / May 1924 / May 1933' Scratched
    Inscription: 'Sebigle' Scratched
    Inscription: 'Buzot mars 1770' Scratched
    Inscription: 'NEW BELL / MAY 29th 1914' Scratched
  • F266
  • Boudoir
History
Further Reading
  • Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford, by 1867.