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In England, France, and other countries with monarchs, many clock makers labeled their clock dials or movements with the phrase “clock maker to the king” or queen, or prince… Some…

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I recently acquired a copy of Tardy’s “Dictionnaire des horlogers Français”, an essential reference book for anyone doing research in French horology. I was pleasantly surprised to find, on page…

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(Le français suit…) I wrote a new article on Parisian “horloger” Pierre-François Le Roy (brother of famous Julien Le Roy, and uncle to Julien’s notable son Pierre). My draft was…

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Gauche/Left: Jean-André Lepaute …… Droite/Right: Pierre-Auguste Caron (English follows…) J’ai écrit ce document chronologique (basé sur plusieurs sources) qui dresse un sommaire des interactions entre Jean-André Lepaute (1720-1788) et Pierre-Auguste…

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(Le français suit…) After acquiring an old watch signed “Romilly” I had researched the watchmaker and summarized the information in this chronological table, which may be useful to others interested…

French horology My writings Research-Recherche

French horology My writings

(English follows…) Lors de la recherche de mon article sur André-Charles Caron (publié en deux parties en 2019 dans le Bulletin du NAWCC), j’avais préparé ce tableau qui résume les…

French horology Research-Recherche