Antique Grandfather Clocks

Also referred to as Antique Long Case Clocks, the cases appear to have developed over time first to protect the clockworks during transportation and later to identify and “brand” the maker. Much to the benefit of Antique Clock aficionados, the designs of Antique Clock Cases have never ceased to evolve and branch out into differing areas, some being incredible masterworks and others being whimsical glimpses into life in a bygone era.   Inessa Stewart’s Antiques Wholesale Antique Furniture Stores!  OPEN TO THE PUBLIC!

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Antique Gothic Walnut Long Case Clock

This Antique Gothic Walnut Long Case Clock features stately, timeless lines, with castellations on the crown, pyramidal panels below, extraordinarily detailed ironwork across the entire facade and bold molding providing an apt framework for the entire case!  The enamel dial with Roman numerals faces the clock that was made by master craftsmen in Milano,...
$5,880   $8,400
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18th Century Long Case Clock

Featuring a clockwork by Francis Belcean dated 1783, this clock has a particularly slender case with tailored Directoire styling that emphasized simplistic architecture and tailored form. The arched cornice follows the lines of the dial face which combines brass and tin with a little embossing for decoration, to create an understated elegance and a...
$1,998   $3,995
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Country French Long Case Clock

Boasting a stunning Morbier movement with embossed brass dial surround, this handsome Antique Country French Long Case Clock features a boldly arched chapeau de gendarme cornice with arched glazed door, and a simply panelled middle and lower section for a tailored, casual effect.  The case has been hand-crafted from fine French walnut to last for...
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Antique French Gothic Long Case Clock

Found in Brittany, France, this amazing Antique French Long Case Clock boasts incredible hand-carved detail across its entire facade!  Just an inch under eight feet tall, it boasts its original Morbier movement with an exquisite embossed brass rural scene surrounding the porcelain dial. Circa 1870s. Measures 95H x 17W x 10.5D (NOTE:  Although clocks are...

Antique Country French Long Case Clock

Hand crafted from fine French walnut and featuring exceptional panel and molded detail, this Antique Country French Long Case Clock is perfect for the casual decor!   Extremely subtle carved accents highlight the bold molding and of course the chapeau de gendarme cornice.  Embossed and painted brass dial with hand-painted numerals adds unequivocal...

Antique French Louis XVI Style Long Case Clock

From the master artisans of Picardie comes this elegant Country French clock, styled with the signature rounded clockwork housing at top with belled base at bottom, all sculpted from dense, old-growth French white oak. Hand-carved embellishments delight the visual senses, from the urn finial to the dentil molding to the intriguing beaded "floating" trim...

Antique Normandie Long Case Clock

The bold architecture of the casework surrounding this clock is second only to the elaborate hand-carved bas relief that adorns it from the chapeau de gendarme crown to the flared base! Rendered entirely from old-growth French white oak, a preferred indigenous material, it features elaborate wildflowers and foliates with a quatrefoil window to view the...

19th Century Country French Long Case Clock from Normandy

19th century Antique Country French Long Case Clock we found in the charming storied and fertile lands of Normandy. Created by local French artisans to exude a casual charm that is perfect for the relaxed Provencal decor!  A subtly arched chapeau de gendarme cornice crowns the carved detailing above, surrounding and flanking the dial, with intriguing use...

Antique French Louis Philippe Period Clock

Antique Grandfather Clocks have remained popular for centuries, at once creating a focal point for a room, keeping track of time itself, and providing a lovely furniture accent!  This Antique French Louis Philippe Period Clock has been crafted from solid bookmatched cherrywood. The tailored, simple liines of the architecture ensure that it will blend with...

Antique Louis XVI Country French Clock

The exuberant carving of this long case clock must be closely examined to be fully appreciated! Sculptors rendered old-growth French white oak into a variety of classical themes, including a flower basket atop a boldly molded, arched crown, floral & laurel garlands, and copious spiral ribbon molding. The tin and brass embossed dial face stands tall to...

Antique Liegoise Moon Phase Long Case Clock

Boasting a stately Louis XIV architecture with rococo bas relief embellishments, this clock is a definitive example of late 19th century craftsmanship from Liege. The \"moon phase\" movement adds a colorful aspect, and is framed perfectly with the finely molded door and surrounding carved casework with mitered corners and arched crown. Bold molding...

English Tea Caddy Long Case Clock

Boasting an intricately hand-carved case, this Early English Tea Caddy style clock has a rustic air about it, even though the works are more formal. The "roof" of the clock has an architectural design that was prevalent during the 18th century and extending into the early 19th century when this clock was made.  The carving is in the style of Liberty /...

Rustic Long Case Clock

Hailing from rural Sweden, this charming clock is dated 1826 indicating it was most probably produced as a wedding gift.  In working condition, it features a charming lighthouse look adorned with birds, wildflowers and foliates.  The original works sport a brass and tin face, perfectly framed by the upper casework. Measures 103H x 20W x 10D Circa 1826

Louis XVI Long Case Clock

This intriguing Louis XVI Long Case Clock was in working order when we acquired it, and is an intriguing blend of Country French motifs expressed on a tailored, more formal casework.  The embossed tin dial face inset with brass keeps time as the pendulum slowly works its way to and fro.  The lavish carvings from the arched crown to the floral-adorned base...

19th Century Country French Comtoise Morbier Long Case...

A superb Comtoise morbier long-case clock from the French Comte region of France (whence their name) featuring original hand-painted finish in Louis XV style that follows the contours of the case. The early 19th century clock features painted enamel dial surround by embossed brass surround with a charming Country French scene. Back in the day, antique...

19th Century Country French Painted Long Case Clock

In a remarkable state of preservation, this extraordinary Country French Long Case Clock was hand-crafted in the 19th Century, and features a casework that follows the contours of the oval clock face surround and the round pendulum with "lyre" support connection!  The casework was beautifully hand-painted from top to bottom with very likely the depiction...

19th Century Country French Long Case Clock

19th Century Country French Long Case Clock with painted & embossed dial face and pendulum is a charming way to keep track of the march of time.  This example has works produced by Berraud of London, with the case being made in Gy.  Always reserved for a place of honor in the home, such clocks were frequently the only source of timekeeping in the...