View toward southwest corner of room (1976.91.1); including folding screen (69.9.1), one of a pair of small setées and four armchairs (58.75.28-.32); in background: chimneypiece (1976.91.2), pr. wall sconces (54.147.20a-d-.21a-d), clock (58.75.127), pr. of vases (56.80.1ab-.2ab), and fire screen (41.205.3a,b); in foreground: table (1976.155.99ab).

Mantel clock with musical movement

Maker: Clockmaker: Jean-Baptiste-André Furet (French, ca. 1720–1807)
Date: ca. 1784
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Case: gilded and lacquered bronze and marble; Movement (in bust): brass and steel with enameled hour and minute chapter rings; Miniature organ with pipes and bellows (in base): brass, steel, and leather
Dimensions: Overall: 29 × 16 1/4 × 9 in. (73.7 × 41.3 × 22.9 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.127

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