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Mantel clock (pendule de cheminée)

François Joseph Belanger (French, Paris 1744–1818 Paris)

Modeler:
Possibly by Louis Simon Boizot (French, Paris 1743–1809 Paris)
Maker:
Case attributed to Pierre Gouthière (1732–1813/14)
Maker:
Movement by the workshop of Jean-Baptiste Lepaute (1727–1802)
Maker:
and Pierre Henry, called Henry Lepaute (1749–1806)
Date:
ca. 1783
Culture:
French, Paris
Medium:
Gilt bronze, marble, and painted metal; enamel dial; brass and steel movement
Dimensions:
H. 21 x W. 21-1/2 x D. 6-1/4 in. (53.3 x 54.6 x 15.9 cm)
Classification:
Horology
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wrightsman, 1972
Accession Number:
1972.284.16
205503

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