Wappensaal, Rathaus Vienna (AT), entry on Lichtenfelsgasse 2
Book launch: 4 December 2023, 7 pm (admission from 6:30 pm)
The Mayor of the City of Vienna, Dr Michael Ludwig, and the authors Stephan Andréewitch and Alexander Graef cordially invite you to the book presentation of the publication Die Wand- und Bodenstanduhren der Habsburgermonarchie on 4 December at 7 pm.
This two-volume publication illustrates the evolutionary history of the pendulum clock from the early Age of Metternich and provides detailed explanations on their engineering. In addition, it contains a catalogue with almost 400 wall and longcase clocks, most of which have never been published, and a unique index with over 14,000 entries on clockmakers from all over the Austrian Empire, including a vast amount of previously unknown masters and workshops.
An indispensable compendium on classic longcase and wall clocks of the Austrian Empire and a major reference work for all those with an interest in clocks!
Please register at email@example.com.