Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set

Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set

Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set
JACOB PETIT HAND PAINTED ANTIQUE FRENCH PORCELAIN MANTLE CLOCK SEVRES STYLE SET. ANTIQUE (OVER 150 YEARS OLD) CIRCA 1849 VICTORIAN ERA FRENCH PORCELAIN MANTLE CLOCK HAND PAINTED PORCELAIN SIGNED "PETIT". Up for your consideration today is an absolutely incredible Jacob Petit Hand Painted Mantle Clock Complete Set.

It's not often you find something this magnificent and complete, it is just spectacular. The set is complete with a Hand Painted Porcelain Clock with Gold Ormolu and the matching side Pieces that are also covered in Ormolu and each features two hand painted Chateau scenes.

They are covered in Gold Painted finish. The clock itself features lots of Ormolu and a scene of a Duke & Duchess sitting and talking in a garden with beautiful flowers. Again, this clock is finished with lots of gold paint. 10 1/2inch (27cm) height x 9inch (23cm) width x 4inch (10cm) depth. 12inch (32cm) height x 4inch (10cm) width (at the widest point at the bottom) x 3inch (8cm) depth.

His extravagant works knew a great success and boosted porcelain trade. Petit was born in Paris in 1796, studied painting in Antoine Jean Gros workshop.

Various industries and painted stage sets. Back in France in Petit worked for a short period at Sèvres. He soon opened a small workshop in Belleville.

His success was fast and spectacular and in 1833 he bought Baruch Weil's porcelain factory at Fontainebleau. The factory was appreciated by Louis XVIII, Charles X and the Duchess of Berry. He also possessed a decoration workshop at 26 Bondy Street in Paris. Jacob Petit's manufactory was one of the most famous between 1830 and 1860 and its production was various and rich. After 1838, it produced ornamental objects such clocks. Jacob Petit exhibited his decorative objects at the Industrial Exhibition in 1834, then at the Worlds Fair and his technical innovations brought him many official awards. Moreover, the accumulation of previous styles was appreciated by the amateurs. Inspired by the 18th century painters and decorators, Jacob Petit used the same bright colors including blue turquoise, bright green, pink and yellow, highlighted with gilt.

Clock in excellent condition, considering the age. One of the urns has a crack and it's slightly loose from the base - please look carefully at the pictures.

The middle decoration at the top of the clock is loose and needs fixing. If you have additional questions - please contact me and I will try to answer. Because it is an antique and delicate set, I prefer personal collection. However, if you live far and you are not able to pick it up in person - I will try to pack it as best I can and send it through a trusted courier.

What if I change my mind? To qualify simply let me know you wish to return an item within a week of receipt.

The majority of my items are vintage, which means they are pre-owned pieces and will show signs of use. There may be minor glazing faults, or tiny grits under the glaze, this is consistent with the age of the item and the manufacturing techniques used at the time. If you are looking for perfection vintage may not be for you.

Please look at all the photographs as they are considered part of the description. The vintage item shown is the one you will receive. The pictures and condition description above will highlight any major defects.

Please bear in mind though that all vintage items have lived a previous life, which is usually visible. Any significant damage will be mentioned in the listing. Feel free to enquire about any item and specific details on condition. Please contact me for a quote if your country is not listed. If you are in a rush please contact me about express services.

Customers are free to arrange their own courier if they wish. The item "JACOB PETIT HAND PAINTED ANTIQUE FRENCH PORCELAIN MANTLE CLOCK SEVRES STYLE SET" is in sale since Tuesday, February 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectables\Decorative Collectables\Clocks\Desk, Mantel & Shelf Clocks". The seller is "collectible-antiques" and is located in Gateshead, Tyne and Wear. This item can be shipped worldwide.


Jacob Petit Hand Painted Antique French Porcelain Mantle Clock Sevres Style Set


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