A very good Louis XVI gilt bronze cartel clock, signed on the white enamel dial and backplate Hubert Ã Paris. Timepiece only, with pull quarter repeat on two bells
Paris, date circa 1765
Height 52 cm.
The maker was Pierre Hubert, Parisian clockmaker who presented his chef dâ€™oeuvre or trial-piece in 1769. From 1770-72 he was established at Rue de la Verrerie and in 1776 at Rue de la Boucherie