Works perfectly, chimes every half and whole hour! The movement of the clock has a beautiful stamp from. It chimes beautifully every half and full hour.
It has been checked and cleaned by a professional clockmaker. It is complete (it has its key and pendulum). This is a beautiful antique French pendulum. It is very typical for the 19.Century, or to be more specific, for the Louis XVI period and style that this work of art was made in. It has been fully checked and oiled by a professional clockmaker, and works perfectly. The movement was placed in the frame's midst, meaning that it is surrounded by some of the most beautifully gilted forms ever. The measurements of this clock are about. 49 high x 40 width. 19 high x 16 width. On top of the clock we see two beautifully crafted putties. One is holding grapes and a tambourine in his hand and the other holds an urn. The clock was recently regilted. We see beautiful fruit trees with a lot of fruits at each side of the clock. The dial was made from French Sevre porcelain, and the details of the item overall are mesmerizing.
The clock is beautiful decorated with different pieces of French Sevre porcelain in nice quality. The porcelain is very fine painted with beautiful hand painted images of French gardens of the 19th century.The clock is in very high quality, it is unique and it is the opportunity to have an unique antique piece of antique in your house. The clock has an old small restoration at the lower part of one of the trees.
Please take a look at the photos, it is not clearly visible. The movement has a beautiful stamp, showing the brand of this clock'Japy freres en cie.It further says: Gde med. This is further explained in the coming passage, and shows that this clock is a 100% authentic and original. I sell the clock as it is on the photo.
He was clockmaker and an inventor. The company was, and probably still is a pioneer in the field of the fabrication of industrial hourworks.Adolphe Japy has had a vast influence on the industrial development of the mass production of clocks and hourworks. NAdolphe was an important man, he was a member of the French Légion d'Honneur and was the mayor of Beaucourt a couple of times. He died in 1897 in Paris. The works of Japy are to be seen as the top quality works of the industrial French movements.
I sell the item as it is shown on the photos. You will be able to enjoy this clock for a very long time, because of its amazing beauty and the nice golden colored forms around the dial. We guarantee that you will be able to enjoy/use the clock for a very, very long time. You don't have to clean or adjust it for a minimum of 10 years.
We have our own clockmaker who checks every movement. The item "ANTIQUE FRENCH TABLE CLOCK WITH SEVRE JAPY FRERES -1855- FREE SHIPPING" is in sale since Sunday, June 24, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks".The seller is "hollandantique" and is located in Netherlands. This item can be shipped worldwide.