Book launch in Vienna

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 info@andreewitch.com.

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