Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Mantel clock

Maker:
Clockmaker: Étienne I Le Noir (French, 1675–1739)
Date:
ca. 1745–49
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Gilt bronze, porcelain
Dimensions:
Overall: 17 3/16 × 14 3/4 × 8 in. (43.7 × 37.5 × 20.3 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Bequest of Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan, 1965
Accession Number:
65.179.1
Not on view
Signature: Signed on face: ETIENNE LE NOIR/ APARIS

Engraved on back plate of clock, in script: Etienne Le Noir AParis

Marking: Struck on right scroll of gilt-bronze base: Crowned C
Consuelo Vanderbilt Balsan (until 1965; bequeathed to MMA)
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