The Wallace Collection

The Wallace Collection, A Family Collection, A National Museum, An International Treasure House
Bracket clock
  • Bracket clock
  • Attributed to Charles Cressent (1685 - 1768)
  • Jacques Gouchon, Movement Maker
  • France
  • c. 1730
  • Oak, première-partie Boulle marquetry of brass and turtleshell, gilt bronze, brass, silk, steel, enamel and glass
  • Object size: 77 x 42.5 x 20.5 cm
  • Inscription: 'GOVCHON A PARIS' Painted
    Inscription: 'oiled on 10th Jan 1921' Scratched
    Inscription: 'Cleaned H.H. May 10th 1914' Scratched
    Inscription: 'THIEBLE FL' Stamped
    Inscription: 'E. Robert 9/2/88' Scratched
  • F409
Further Reading
  • Earl of Pembroke sale, Paris, 27 June 1862, no. 180; Richard Seymour-Conway, 4th Marquess of Hertford.