Lending a helping hand at the Treasures, Princely Taste preview in London.


LONDON - Sotheby's art handlers help install the George III paste-set ormolu musical automaton clock. The piece, which is signed by Peter Torckler and dates circa 1780, will be offered as part of the Treasures, Princely Taste sale on 4 July in our London saleroom. Measuring over a metre in height, this expertly crafted elephant clock features a remarkable array of moving parts that provide thrills with each passing hour.