Clock

Published/Created:
France
ca. 1810–1825
Physical Description:
21 x 9 x 6 3/8 in.
Materials:
Marble; bronze; pewter; brass
Notes:
Sack catalogue description: Sepia marble clock with a bronze bust of Benjamin Franklin, the clock dial is pewter framed by a chased brass bezel and enclosing the original brass works, made in France for the American market.
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Bibliography: Book: American Antiques from Israel Sack Collection, 10 vols. (Washington, D.C.: Highland House Publishers, 1957–1990), vol. 9, p. 2519, pl. P6125.
Variant Titles:
Sepia marble clock with bronze bust of Benjamin Franklin
Topics:
Decoration and ornament -- Neoclassical style
Furniture -- United States
Period/Style:
Federal
Neoclassical
Culture:
French
Accession Number:
6125
Genre:
busts (AAT)
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, September 1989
This information is taken from the Israel Sack Furniture Archive and may not reflect current scholarship.
Folder:
Folder 9689 box 4 tiff
Yale Collection:
Yale University Art Gallery
Digital Collection:
Israel Sack Furniture Archive
OID:
10985072
PID:
digcoll:846970