To send a message simply fill out the form below.
Enquiry from Online Galleries regarding "FRANCIS DORRELL"
|If you do NOT want to receive newsletters from us regarding the antiques trade, please UNCHECK this box.|
To send this page to a friend, fill out the form below..
Look at what I found on the Online Galleries website!
The double fusee movement has a fully engraved foliate backplate, back cock apron and herringbone engraved securing brackets.
The exceptional green and gilt japanned case has an inverted bell top surmounted by a delicately cast brass foliate decorated carrying handle. The green and gilt lacquer work of the case is in pristine condition and displays flowers and foliage with human figures in an oriental landscape.
Height: 16 ¾ in (42.5 cm)
Width: 10 ⅛ in (25.5 cm)
Depth: 6 ¾ in (17.25 cm)
* Francis Dorrell was a second generation clockmaker of the same name, having succeeded his father and grandfather. He was free of the Clockmakers’ Company in 1755 and was active in London until his death in 1780. We have previously had both a fine walnut table clock and longcase by him.
Howard Walwyn Ltd Fine Antique Clocks
123 Kensington Church Street
Saturday by appointment