Raffety at Art Antiques London 2015

June 9th 2015

Raffety Fine Antique Clocks will be exhibiting at the prestigious Art Antiques Fair, Kensington Gardens, London from Friday 12th to Thursday 18th June 2015.  On display we shall have an array of antique longcase, bracket, wall and mantle clocks as well as barometers, chronometers and a selection of period furniture.
  “Art Antiques London takes place in a purpose-built pavilion in Kensington Gardens opposite the Royal Albert Hall and close to the site of the Great Exhibition of 1851. This superb site lends itself perfectly to an art fair of this calibre. This very special event will bring together approximately 70 of the world’s leading art dealers.”
For opening hours and more information on directions, lectures and exhibitors visit: http://www.haughton.com/international-fairs/21/fair_pages/art-antiques-London

Art Antiques Fair Pavilion in Kensington Gardens London.

View of the Antique Antiques London Fair Pavilion in Kensington Gardens

Two highlights of our display include an exceptional Queen Anne period Longcase clock of fine proportions in an excellent state of preservation and with its original hour striking and quarter chiming movement by Carolus Cabrier of London. Encased in a slim walnut and marquetry veneered case featuring light and dark coloured stylised birds, entwined with scrolling flowers and foliage set against a light background.

Queen Anne walnut longcase clock Carolus Cabrier , London.    Raffety Ltd.

Queen Anne walnut longcase clock Carolus Cabrier , London. Raffety Ltd.

Detail of Queen Anne walnut longcase clock Carolus Cabrier , London. Raffety Ltd.

Another piece we are showcasing is our fine quality Victorian oak cased wall timepiece by the well-known clock making partnership ‘Lund & Brockley’ makers to Queen Victoria .The substantial circular solid oak case has a surround to the dial, exceptionally well carved with flowing scrollwork and foliage.

Victorian wall cased time piece by Lund & Brockley.     Raffety Ltd

Victorian wall cased time piece by Lund & Brockley. Raffety Ltd

Should you like a ticket for free admission please click on the following link to our website where you can download one: http://www.raffetyclocks.com/public/RaffetyFairticket.pdf

Harrison Goldman.