Picture This LXVIII

We are all fond of a bit of testudinal painting around here, so I thought I’d illustrate a faux tortoiseshell longcase clock that’s coming up for auction tomorrow (16th of December, 2015) at Bonham’s Fine Clocks sale in New Bond Street, London.

Edward_Faulkner_chinoiserie_&_faux_tortoiseshell_longcase_clock_mid_18C_01aMid eighteenth-century faux-tortoiseshell and chinoiserie longcase clock by Edward Faulkner, London. (Bonham’s)

Jack Plane

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About Jack Plane

Formerly from the UK, Jack is a retired antiques dealer and self-taught woodworker, now living in Australia.
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2 Responses to Picture This LXVIII

  1. Mihai says:

    That is amazing. Lots if work – probably years… Who was the first owner of this?

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