French Louis XVI/Directoire Mantle Clock. Piolaine Paris. Circa 1800.
Beautiful French Louis XVI/Directoire gilt bronze and marble portico / mantle clock set with Wedgwood plaque. Floral sprays and urn top.
Dial signed Piolaine a Paris. Michel-Francois Piolaine, Paris 1798-1810. Chimes on the hour and half hour.
22" height, 4" depth, 13" width.
Clock was recently serviced and in good running condition. Key included. Minor losses to ormolu and a missing blue flower rosette. Original porcelain dial has cracks but stable. A few chips to the back beveled glass bezel.