Derek Roberts, Continental and American Skeleton Clocks, Pennsylvania, 1989, pp.73-75
F.B. Royer-Collard, Skeleton Clocks, London, 1969, p.66, fig.4-3.
Skeleton clocks of related design have been sold Christie's London, Important Clocks, 1 July 2005, lots 52, 53 and Christie's New York, The R.O. Schmitt Collection of Skeleton, Mystery and Novelty Clocks, 17 June 2005, lot 13. The clock illustrated in Royer-Collard is very close in design to the present example. Many of these Great Wheel clocks used fusees in the English manner.