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.
Purchased in 1991 with the aid of a grant from the V&A Museum Purchase Grant Fund for £1250.
Makers and roles
William Payne and Co (fl.1852-1915), horologist