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).

Musical mantel clock (Pendule de cheminée)

Maker: Clockmaker: Jean-Baptiste-André Furet (ca. 1720–1807, master 1746–89)
Date: ca. 1784
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Gilt and enameled bronze; marble; enamel; brass and steel movement
Dimensions: H. 29 x W. 16-1/4 x D. 9 in. (73.7 x 41.3 x 22.9 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Samuel H. Kress Foundation, 1958
Accession Number: 58.75.127

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