Empire Period Mantel Clock (Holl2) 1

Empire Period Mantel Clock (Holl2)

Origin: French
Movement: Jean Antoine Lepine 1720-1814
Serial: n/a
Style: Empire period
Age: mid 1700s
Status: SOLD

SKU: MC661. Category: .

Product Description

Jean Antoine Lepine was a clockmaker in Paris. He was an eminent clock and watchmaker to Louis XV, Louis XVI and Napoleon I and worked as Caron et Lupine until 1769. In 1760 he introduced the Lepine Calibre”; in 1766 the use of a mainspring barrel