Wall clock (pendule en cartel)

Maker: Clock maker: Jean Godde l'aîné (French, ca. 1668–1748/49)
Maker: Case maker: Charles Cressent (French, Amiens 1685–1768 Paris)
Date: ca. 1740–45
Culture: French, Paris
Medium: Case: gilded bronze, oak, and tortoiseshell on brass marquetry on oak; Dial: white enamel and gilded brass with blued-steel hands; Movement: brass and steel
Dimensions: Overall: 52 1/2 × 24 1/2 × 15 1/2 in. (133.4 × 62.2 × 39.4 cm)
Classification: Horology
Credit Line: Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1971
Accession Number: 1971.206.27

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