Sack catalogue description: Mahogany and gilt banjo clock retaining the original églomisé glass door and waist panels, both panels deep crimson with gilt borders in white background, the door panel centered by a gilt drapery; the waist panel floral, gilt-molded borders and original acorn finial, attributed to Aaron Willard, Jr. While unsigned, the clock exhibits the identical painting to an Aaron Willard, Jr. banjo clock in Sack brochure no. 17, p. 540, pl. 1271. ----- Related objects: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 2, p. 540, pl. 1271. Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 4, p. 1097, pl. P3986.
Mahogany and gilt banjo clock
Decoration and ornament--Federal style Furniture--United States
banjo clocks (AAT)
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Israel Sack, Inc., Archive
New York, New York, United States 1957–1990
Sack, June 1974 This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.