William Payne and Co (fl.1852-1915)
[Saved] 19th century Boulle clock in Louis XV style by William Payne & Co of 163 New Bond Street, London. The cartouche shaped case inlaid with stained tortoiseshell and mother-of-pearl foliate motifs, with ormolu shell, rocaille floral mounts and putto surmount, the reverse in rosewood.
Bought by the National Trust from Michael, 7th Earl of Onslow, 26 November 1991 for £1250.
Makers and roles
William Payne and Co (fl.1852-1915), horologist