A FRENCH ORMOLU, BRONZE AND GRIOTTE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK

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A FRENCH ORMOLU, BRONZE AND GRIOTTE MARBLE MANTEL CLOCK
In the Louis XVI style, mid-19th Century

With a classically-dressed lady leaning on a pile of volumes resting on a drapery-covered pedestal, with circular enamel dial with roman numerals and calendar indicator, the twin-train movement with countwheel strike on a bell, above a cockerel and a pair of flambeaux flanking, on a rectangular base, the front with a raised panel depicting putti with symbols of astronomy, on bun feet
16¼in. (41.2cm.) wide; 27¼in. (69.2cm.) high; 7in. (17.8cm.) deep
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