Jean-Louis Amant

  • Rare Gilt and Polychrome Bronze “Au Déserteur” Mantel Clock, Louis XVI period

Biography
Amant
After becoming a master in 1751, as the son of a master, Jean-Louis Amant opened a workshop in the rue Gracieuse and was very successful. Like the best Parisian clockmakers, he called on the finest bronze casters and cabinetmakers of the day for his clock cases, including Jean Goyer, Nicolas Bonnet and the Osmonds.