French Gilt clocks, 18th and 19th century.

Gilt Bronze French clock of Napoleon signing The Treaties of Tilsit. They were two agreements signed by Napoleon I of France in the town of Tilsit in July 1807 in the aftermath of his victory at Friedland. The first was signed on 7 July, between Emperor Alexander I of Russia and Napoleon I of France.

The gilt bronze relief under depicts Napoleon at the Battle of Friedland.

Signed “Rolletfy of Paris” with battle scene on the lower half of the clock case.

Measurements: 48h x 35w x 13 depth CM. SA

SA Ref: 1FG01

£2,100. Reserved

A Fine Cloisonne Enamel, Marble, 4 glass clock garniture. French, 19th century, 8 day, circa 1880. The movement stamped “S Marti et Cie, Paris”, (1870–1890) Samuel Marti of Paris was a French clockmaker in the mid 1800s from Paris at Le Pays de Montbeliard. He set up in business with Roux and Japy Freres in 1863 to market their clock movements.

Measurements: Clock on stand 37cm high; Clock 21cm wide ;stand 24cm wide ; clock 17cm deep; stand 18.5cm deep.

SA Ref: 1FG02

Price £1,950

Large early 18th Century French Gilt Bronze Boulle Clock with original Bracket and 12 part dial, Circa 1720.Signed by the important French clockmaker, “Bouquet a Dijon”. The case surmounted by a cockerel on a concave pagoda top, the straight sided tortoiseshell veneered oak case with brass inlays, flanked by two caryatids and glazed side apertures, the scrolled base with a female mask to the center on cast feet with foliate details, the 9 inch applies dial with foliate decoration to the center with Roman numerals on inset enamel plaques over to maidens holding the signature cartouche, the twin barrel movement with signed back plate, verge escapement, silk suspension with cycloidal cheeks, external countwheel with fancy pierced apron to the locking detent striking on a bell 76cm (30in) high.The tortoiseshell veneered oak bracket faced by two Rams heads.

Dimensions: Clock only: 74cm high x 44cms wide x 14.5 cms deep.Bracket: 30cms high x 42cm wide x 21cm deep. Overall: 104 cms high x 42 cm wide x 21 cm deep. Max.

SA Ref: 1FG07. SOLD

Price £6,500. SOLD

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