19th Century Empire Gilt And Patinated Bronze Cupid Portefaix Mantel Clock


Empire clock in gilded and patinated bronze depicting “L ‘Amour portefaix”. France, first quarter of the 19th century.

The god of Love is represented holding a celestial vault on his shoulder with a drapery; it rests on an octagonal base adorned with motifs of laurel leaves, butterfly and trophies of Love; at his feet bow and quiver. The movement is hidden inside the vault; it is a movement of Paris with enamel dial with Roman numerals, gilded brass hands, and wire suspension complete with pendulum.
The clock is in excellent condition. The original gilding is beautifully preserved, the movement is complete and original.
On request the clock is delivered completely revised by specialized watchmaker.

Dimensions Top. cm 36.5 Width cm 22 Prof. cm 11

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