No image is available at this time.

Mantel clock

Maker: Clockmaker: workshop of Julien Le Roy (Tours 1686–1759 Paris, master clockmaker 1713–59)
Maker: Case maker: Joseph Baumhauer (French, active ca. 1749–72)
Modeler: Bronze figure from a model by Laurent Guiard (1723–1788)
Date: ca. 1757–60
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Case of gilded and patinated bronze on a base of oak veneered with ebony; dial of white enamel; movement of brass and steel
Dimensions: H. 19 x W. 27-1/2 x D. 11 in. (48.3 x 69.9 x 27.9 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Purchase, Mrs. Charles Wrightsman Gift, 1991
Accession Number: 1991.8

The Metropolitan Museum of Art LogoEmail

Type the CAPTCHA word: