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FS30: Two Day Fine Art Sale

Jeremiah Day, London A Lacquered Tavern Clock

Auction Lot FS30/764

Jeremiah Day, London a lacquered tavern clock the eight-day duration 'A' frame, weight-driven movement with five-leaf pinions through-out allowing for anti-clockwise winding, the twenty-three inch cream painted dial with black Roman numerals, brass 'heart' hands and a moulded surround, the lacquered case with gilded decoration and painted with a scene to the trunk door depicting an elderly lady asleep with a dog at their feet, as a young boy tickles her nose, with decorative ears to the case sides and a scroll base, signed to the top of the trunk Jeremiah Day, London, height 135cm.

Jeremiah Day, London A Lacquered Tavern Clock (FS30/764) offered in our Two Day Fine Art Sale starting on 19th April 2016 at our salerooms in Exeter, Devon.

Lot Description

Jeremiah Day, London a lacquered tavern clock the eight-day duration 'A' frame, weight-driven movement with five-leaf pinions through-out allowing for anti-clockwise winding, the twenty-three inch cream painted dial with black Roman numerals, brass 'heart' hands and a moulded surround, the lacquered case with gilded decoration and painted with a scene to the trunk door depicting an elderly lady asleep with a dog at their feet, as a young boy tickles her nose, with decorative ears to the case sides and a scroll base, signed to the top of the trunk Jeremiah Day, London, height 135cm.

Notes

Jeremiah Day is recorded as working in the mid-to-late 18th century having been apprenticed in 1753.

Price Realised

£4,500

Department

Works of Art & Clocks

Fine Art Category

Wall Clocks

Sale Information

FS30: Two Day Fine Art Sale
Tuesday, 19th April 2016
Wednesday, 20th April 2016

Okehampton Street, Exeter

This lot will be sold after 12:30pm on Wednesday, 20th April 2016 as part of the Works of Art and Clocks section of the sale.

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Important Notes

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