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A French Louis XV st. ormolu clock signed Richond, Paris

List: $14,900.00

A French Louis XV st. ormolu clock signed Richond, Paris

List: $14,900.00

A striking French Louis XV st. ormolu clock, signed Richond, Paris. The clock is raised by a scrolled base with a central reserve and flanked by acanthus leaves. The signed enameled dial is above a pierced lattice design with additional... — Read More

  • Item # 10629
  • H: 23 in L: 16.5 in D: 7.25 in

    H: 58 cm L: 42 cm D: 18 cm

  • France
  • 19th Century
  • Ormolu
  • Louis XV st. Read More
  • (Louis XV st.) - Also known as Louis Quinze or Rocaille, this style followed the traditions of French décor, until it took on a life and look of its own with decorations and motifs becoming more exuberant. The style was heavily influenced by the mistress of Louis XV, Madame de Pompadour, and marked the beginning of the Rococo movement. In his old age, from 1750 – 1774, Louis XV showed more signs of constraint in his design style and this period showed more signs of French Neoclassicism.
  • Benoît Félix Richond Read More
  • Benoît Félix Richond (1795-1873) Richond was a renowned Parisian clockmaker and master jeweler. His atelier was at 11 Boulvard Montmartre in Paris.
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