Outstanding Martinto Paris French Boulle Mantle clock Ormolu Dragons Chinese Rider

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SKU
0243
£2,850.00

An outstanding Martinto Paris French Boulle mantle clock this mantle clock is red shell with the most fantastic ormolu mounts to the base. The clock has three dragons scrambling up the case incredible detail.  There is a glazed front underneath the dial to allow you to see the swinging starburst pendulum. The dial has a 25 Cartouche enamel dial which has brass and enamel work with Arabic and Roman numerals this is a large model early model power of the best makers of this type of clock to the top of the clock you have a Chinese gentalmen  riding the clock like he’s on horseback or an elephant he holds the rains in one arm and his parasol any other. Clock lovely early example by the best Boulle maker Martinto A Paris is very sought after and collectable a must for any of you buying for Clock’s today

Outstanding Martinto Paris French Boulle Mantle clock Ormolu Dragons Chinese Rider

 

Fine Boulle case

Early model

Scrolling carved decoration

Fine glass brass bezel

Super sized model

Wonderful dial made up of 25 individual enamel segments

Dial is signed

Wonderful hands

Clean dial

French 8-day striking movement

Circa 1800

 

Measures 60cm high by 34cm wide & 15cm deep bezel is 19cm

 

An outstanding Martinto Paris French Boulle mantle clock this mantle clock is red shell with the most fantastic ormolu mounts to the base. The clock has three dragons scrambling up the case incredible detail.  There is a glazed front underneath the dial to allow you to see the swinging starburst pendulum. The dial has a 25 Cartouche enamel dial which has brass and enamel work with Arabic and Roman numerals this is a large model early model power of the best makers of this type of clock to the top of the clock you have a Chinese gentalmen  riding the clock like he’s on horseback or an elephant he holds the rains in one arm and his parasol any other. Clock lovely early example by the best Boulle maker Martinto A Paris is very sought after and collectable a must for any of you buying for Clock’s today

 

Fantastic condition for age, showing slight signs or age please view the many photos make sure happy

 

 

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