Stunning 19th Century French Spelter &
Onyx Mantle Clock
Private Collection Sale of Various Antique clocks
The gilt and enamel dial is in an Art Nouveau gilt metal
frame set in a Onyx base with scroll legs surmounted by a classical female
figure standing by an anvil – depicting the Industrial age. A clear
juxtaposition of idioms – Nature vs man (Industry) – There is a story in ...