Beautiful 19th century - Napoleon 3 French oeil-de-boeuf wall clock provincial comtoise. With mother of pearl inlays.
Hand painted frame and flowers on the enamel dial. It comes with its key and pendulum.It was revised in 1924 (look at the belated picture). The term Oeil de boeuf (lit bulls eye) as a name for a certain type of wall clock is derived from the circular or oval windows. Which were in use during the reign of Louis XIV in Versailles. The item "SIGNED FRENCH ANTIQUE OEIL DE BOEUF WALL CLOCK WITH MOTHER OF PEARL INLAYS" is in sale since Sunday, May 19, 2019. This item is in the category "Antiques\Decorative Arts\Clocks". The seller is "french_antiques_paris" and is located in Paris. This item can be shipped worldwide.