Antique and art dealer in Beaulieu sur Mer – France

“Vénus réveillée par des amours” clock

A mantle clock in engraved gilt bronze, and brown/green patinated bronze representing “Venus awakened by cupids”.


Venus is accompanied by four considerate cupids. The dial by Guibet in Paris is inscribed at the top of the bed drapes. The counter-base is a frieze of Egyptian designs and sits on four spinning top feet.

Period
Epoque Empire (1804-1815) vers 1805
Material
Matières: bronze ciselé et doré, bronze patiné
Size
H:45 x L:46 x Pr:20 cm
Author
Signé Guibet à Paris