Nr. 44. Illustrious designed French clock, gilt bronze by Claude Galle (1759-1815), Clytia and sunflower, H 92 cm, Empire 1810.
In Greek mythology: Clytia known for her unrequited love for Helios changed into a sunflower. A fine sculptural clock of a bigger seize: height 92 cm. Young lady/ Clytia dressed in an Empire style gown holding a sunflower-clock. Clock with 8 day movement, striking hour and half hour on a bell. Fine bronze by the renowned Claude Galle (1759-1815). Price on request.
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