Adrian Alan Ltd

Founded in 1964, Adrian Alan is an international family run business and one of the world’s leading dealers in nineteenth century furniture and works of art. For three generations, Adrian Alan Ltd has dealt in the very finest antiques and exhibition pieces, sourcing important items for private collectors and the great museums of the world.
The gallery based in the heart of London’s Mayfair services a global client base, showcasing one of the largest collections of antiques available anywhere in the world, together with expert advice on all aspects of the art buying process. The company’s values ensure that all clients are dealt with in a professional and discreet manner.

An Important Exhibition Skeleton Clock

An Exceptional and Very Rare Scottish Eight-Day, Three-Train, Fusee Wound Quarter-Chiming Exhibition Musical Skeleton Clock. Scottish, Dated 1868.

This large and impressive skeleton clock is of outstanding quality with a complicated three train movement and a deadbeat escapement, striking the quarters and hours on a nest of eight bells. The clock incorporates a four tune music box located in the giltwood base a very rare feature for a skeleton clock.

The size, quality and ambition of this rare clock confirm it as having been made as a special commission or for an important exhibition.

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