An attractive and ornate Bracket Clock, with intricately painted dial with Roman
numerals and elaborately painted panels in enamel. Brass casted frontalc
caryatid and a finely pierced top cresting. Such Bracket clocks were an integral
attribute with regards to the deco of a mansion during the yesteryears. The
clock is mounted and affixed on its original wood plinth which elevates the
presence and highlights the artistic element of the clock.The scenery depicted
in the painted panels are that of English countryside. A collector’s delight this
clock stands apart due to its exquisite ornate appeal and tranquil sensibility and
vintage mechanism functionality.
This lot is over one hundred years old or National Art Treasure, cannot be exported out of India as per Antiques and Art Treasures Act, 1972.
(payment only in Indian Rupees)
Provenance : Property from an elite Parsi collection based in Mumbai.