Antique Ormolu Bacchantes Louis XVI Clock

Antique Ormolu Bacchantes Louis XVI Clock

Bacchantes Clock after Francois Rémond

A fine late 19th century, French, Louis XVI style ormolu & white marble mantel clock. The two bacchantes, followers of Dionysus, the God of wine and intoxication, are depicted revelling in their drunkenness. The grapes held aloft, a wine ewer, drinking cup and cymbals in their hands. The eight day twin train movement rack striking the hour & half hour on a bell. 

Height 14 1/2” (37cm)

Width 12 5/8” (32cm)

Depth 5 1/8” (13cm)

Circa 1900

French

All our clocks are sold with a years guarantee having been professionally serviced & overhauled by a registered FBHI.

£ 2950

Stock: 4401
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