Tall case clock

Creator:
Thomas, I., active ca. 1796-1805
Willard, Simon, 1753-1848
Published/Created:
Roxbury, Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States
ca. 1796–1805
Physical Description:
Height: 90 in.
Materials:
Mahogany; enamel
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite mahogany tall clock of rare small size, the door and base are inlaid with fan quadrants, enameled moon dial inscribed "S. Willard"; made by Simon Willard, the clock retains the original label engraved by I. Thomas of Worcester inside the door, reading "Printed by I. Thomas, JUN. – Worcester." Also accompanying the clock is a bill from Simon Willard and Son dated February 1, 1858, for repairing and cleaning. This clock was made for William Lord, ship captain of Kennebunkport, Maine; William Lord built the mansion shown in the daguerreotype which accompanies this clock. The clock stood in the Lord mansion until purchased by us from descendants.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 987, pl. P3460.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite mahogany tall clock
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
3460
Genre:
tall case clocks (AAT)
Format:
Image
Physical Object
Content Type:
Furnishings & Decorative Arts
Prints & Photographs
Rights:
The use of this image may be subject to the copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) or to site license or other rights management terms and conditions. The person using the image is liable for any infringement
Access Restrictions:
Public
Source Title:
Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
Source Created:
New York, New York, United States
1957–1990
Source Note:
Sack, May 1973
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 10718 cab4dr3 tif
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
oid pointer:
10989193
OID:
11977713
PID:
digcoll:1024389

Number of Pages: 4
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