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    oath of the horatii

    Antique OATH OF THE HORATII
    • Antique OATH OF THE HORATII
    • Antique OATH OF THE HORATII
    • Antique OATH OF THE HORATII
    • Antique OATH OF THE HORATII

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    This very fine Empire Gilded Mantle Clock signed and made by 'Gentilhomme and Gaston Jolly of Paris' circa 1805. It is of 8 day duration with Count wheel striking on a bell.

    The theme of this clock is "Honour" and depicts the story of the OATH OF THE HORATII. This clock is alluding to and by association with, the celebration of the prowess of the common French soldier. Reinforcing the ideas of Honour and duty over personal safety. As Painted and inspire by David and whose Painting, hangs in the Louvre, Paris.

    Similar clocks are in the Royal residences of Buckingham Palace, the Royal Palace of Stockholm and a Castle in Munich.

    Materials:
    Ormolu
    Width:
    53
    Height:
    48
    Depth:
    22
    Price: £55,000.00

    Please note that this price may NOT include delivery charges which the seller may charge extra for. Please contact the seller for a delivery estimate.

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    The London Clockmaker

    The London Clockmaker is based in London, and has been trading since 1973. Since completing his apprenticeship in Hampshire, he has gained considerable knowledge and expertise in the conservation, restoration and authentication of French Empire Clocks. His extensive and enviable stock list is unrivalled in London, the EU and probably the world. All clocks sold by Robert McMillan are covered by guarantee.

    Contact details

    The London Clockmaker
    45 Goldsborough Road
    London
    Central London
    SW84RP
    UNITED KINGDOM
    T: 07472336183
    E: kristina@thelondonclockmaker.co.uk
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