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Antique Louis XVI Style Gilt Bronze & Marble Mantel Clock by Henri Picard Retailed by Marshall

Henri Picard (1831-1890)

A Napoleon III, French, gilt bronze & carrera marble mantle clock by Henri Picard and retailed by Marshall & Fils Paris. The white enamel dial with blue Roman numerals and eight day movement, Brocot suspension with outside countwheel striking the hour & half hour on a bell. The Louis XVI style case with a pair of bronze patinated putti, allegories of astronomy, surmounted by an urn above a steeped plinth base mounted with finely chased gilt bronze. The case signed ‘H Picard’.

Height 13“ (33cm)

Width 15 1/2“ (39.5cm)

Depth 6 1/4“ (16cm)


Circa 1860