Raingo Freres Cherub Clock (1344) 1

Raingo Freres Cherub Clock (1344)

Origin: French/German
Movement: Raingo Freres
Serial: n/a
Style: Mantel clock
Age: mid 1800’s
Status: SOLD

SKU: MC712. Category: .

Product Description

The House Raingo Freres, established in 1813, is specialized in the high precision astronomical clock models, for which he deposits a certain number of patents. By 1830 Raingo settles down on 8 Rue de Touraine. Afterward the Raingo Brothers first known as clockmakers added bronzes of art and furnishing to there catalogue in 1841. In 1860, this house supplied bronzes to the emperor and empress and posesses a large number of collectors items. La maison Raingo Freres participated at universal Exhibitions in 1867, 1878 and 1889 and obtained each time medals; a gold one in 1889.