Tall case clock

Creator:
Brown, Philip, 1789-1854
Published/Created:
Hopkinton, Merrimack county, New Hampshire, United States
ca. 1810–1815
Physical Description:
95 1/2 x 18 1/2 x 9 1/4 in.
Materials:
Applewood; enamel
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Hepplewhite applewood grandfather clock with checkered inlaid borders and plinths, base panel with oval burl center paterae, delicate fretwork; superb amber patina, enamel moon dial inscribed "P. Brown, Hopkinton." A similar clock by Philip Brown is illustrated in the catalogue, The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire, no. 89.
Related objects: The Decorative Arts of New Hampshire, 1725–1825 (Manchester, N.H.: Currier Gallery of Art, 1964), no. 89.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 450, p. 1122.
Variant Titles:
Hepplewhite applewood tall case clock
Topics:
Decoration and ornament--Hepplewhite style
Furniture--United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Hepplewhite
Culture:
American
Accession Number:
2718
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, December 1968
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
10976 nc, cab4dw4 misc end tiff_complete
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10992234
PID:
digcoll:1024805