Boston, Suffolk county, Massachusetts, United States 1806
94 x 19 in.
Sack catalogue description: Presentation inlaid mahogany grandfather clock made in 1806 by Aaron Willard for Mr. Joshua Seaver, the label identified as the work of Paul Revere in Brigham, Paul Revere's Engravings, pl. 57; the dial and the allegoric scene in beautiful pastel tones are Boston-made, the text "Warranted for Mr. Joshua Seaver / 1806 / Aaron Willard / Boston" is painted on the dial. ----- Related objects: Book: Clarence S. Brigham, Paul Revere's Engravings (New York: Atheneum, 1969), pl. 57. ----- Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 345, pl. 855.
Presentation inlaid mahogany grandfather clock
Decoration and ornament -- Hepplewhite style Furniture -- United States
Folder 10718 cab4dr3 tif
tall case clocks (AAT)
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New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1966 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.