A French Large White Marble And Ormolu Pendule Mantel Clock With The Allegory of Love and Science.
Signed: DeBelle A Paris, who was working circa 1780.
Still with the original 8 days movement and ormolu very fine hands including date hand.
The ormolu fries with the subject of Cupids with bow and arrows including two love birds in the centre.
The marble cherubs with tablets with the carved text: Etude and Dessein.
All the ormolu is original and period.
The carved marble sculpture has no restorations and there are no missing pieces or broken pieces, it is very rare to find a carved french marble pendule without damages. all over in magnificent original condition.
The serviced original movement with silk suspension in fully working order.
44cm high 47.5cm wide 14cm deep.
Price on Application.
To your information, all the clocks we sell are fully serviced, this is done in our own workshop including the cases, our clocks are in working order.