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    Sale 2090

    European Furniture, Sculpture, Works Of Art, Tapestries And Carpets

    22 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 39

    A DUTCH WALNUT LONG CASE CLOCK

    THE ASSOCIATED DIAL SIGNED JOHANNES VAN WYK AMSTERDAM, MID-18TH CENTURY AND LATER

    Price Realised  

    A DUTCH WALNUT LONG CASE CLOCK
    THE ASSOCIATED DIAL SIGNED JOHANNES VAN WYK AMSTERDAM, MID-18TH CENTURY AND LATER
    The domed hood with brass finials above a pierced fretwork sound panels surrounding an arched glazed door flanked by engaged columns and revealing a petwer, brass and tôle clock face with Roman chapter ring, Arabic second hand dial, day, date and month apetures above a mechanised tole lunar phase and ship scene, the paneled case with a paneled door with a gilt bronze mounted oculus (lacking glazing) on an inlaid scrolled plinth and later bun feet, replacements to moldings
    101 in. (256.5 cm.) high, 18 in. (46 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    A gift from Penny Buchanan, the daughter of Dorothy Draper, to the present owner.