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Clock with vestals


Pierre-Phillippe Thomire ; Sauvageot


c. 1790

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location On view at the Minneapolis Institute of Arts, G314
Clock with vestals, Pierre-Phillippe Thomire      ;    Sauvageot
Clock with vestals: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Horology | Bronze, gilt bronze, enameled dial, marble
Size: 20 1/2 x 25 1/2 x 7 in. (52.07 x 64.77 x 17.78 cm)
Creation Place: Europe, France
Culture: Europe, France
Style: 18th century
Inscriptions: Inscriptionson clock face: [Sauvageot a Paris] on back of clock mechanisms: [Sauvageot à Paris No. 26]
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Groves Foundation
Accession Number: 82.25
Artist: Pierre-Phillippe Thomire, French, 1751-1843
Role: Designer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: French, 1751-1843

Artist: Sauvageot, Paris
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: French
Life Dates: Paris
Added to Site: February 28, 2009