Julien Leroy A Paris
Blaise and Théodore Millet Active 1853-1918
Louis XVI style, after models by F. VION (François Vion, maître 1764)
A late 19th century French mantel clock in the Louis XVI style. The Circular enamel dial painted with floral swags and arabic numerals by L Gaudet, inset a gilt barrel hung with garlands of flowers and flanked by Cupid & Psyche taking an arrow from a flaming quiver finial. The shaped rouge griotte marble base inset with gilt panels standing on toupie feet. The eight day movement with Brocot suspension rack striking the hour & half hour on a bell. Case and movement stamped 2099. The mounts stamped ‘MB’ for Blaise and Théodore Millet Active 1853-1918.