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[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]

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1211875
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Collection

French goldsmith's designs, ca. 1800.

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1800
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection
Shelf locator: MOF+++ (French goldsmith's designs)
Topics
Goldwork -- France
Clocks & watches
Notes
Content : Each design executed in water colors, subscribed with notations indicating number, price, dimensions, etc.

Content : Binder's title, label mounted on cover.

Content : Manufacturer's original designs for clocks and candelabra for clocks.

Content: Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré. Oblong base is ornamented with Amorini, on 4 feet. On the sides are 4 columns with ornamental bands, top in form of an arch, with 2 urns on each side. Decoration with fruit and birds at top. Suspended between columns is the circular dial of the clock with a decorative ornamentation around the bottom of dial.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC : 40666453
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b13982671
UUID: 4f5c6d00-c61f-012f-5b70-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1800: Created
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1800. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Chicago/Turabian Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. "[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed May 22, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

APA Format

The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Art & Architecture Collection, The New York Public Library. (1800). [Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.] Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47de-818e-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

Wikipedia Citation

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[Empire style. Clock intended to be executed in bronze doré with oblong base. Decoration with fruit and birds at top with a circular dial.]