The Private Collection of Theodor Beyer

Hotel Baur Au Lac, Zurich, Nov 16, 2003

LOT 67

Unsigned, France, circa 1870. Fine and decorative eight day going hour and half hour-striking clock fitted in a painting.

CHF 10,000 - 15,000

EUR 6,500 - 9,800 / USD 7,400 - 11,000

Sold: CHF 13,800

C. Gilt wood framed, oil on canvas, depicting a Swiss Alpine village with mountains in the background, a church with the clock in its tower and a river with boats in the foreground. D. White with radial Roman numerals, outer minute divisions. Blued steel hands. M. Brass, square with going barrels for both the going and the striking trains, anchor escapement, pendulum with spring suspension. Striking on a gong with count wheel on the pillar plate.Dim. 99 x 83 cm, including the frame.

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Grading System
Grade: AA

Very good

Case: 4-22


Later original

Movement: 3*


Overhaul recommended, at buyer's expense

Dial: 3-01


HANDS Original