Art/ Collection/ Collection/ Art Object

Banjo Clock

Maker:
Aaron Willard Jr. (1783–1864)
Date:
ca. 1825
Geography:
Made in Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Mahogany, gilt gesso, eglomise tablets, white pine, tulip poplar
Dimensions:
34 1/2 x 10 in. (87.6 x 25.4 cm)
Classification:
Furniture
Credit Line:
The Sylmaris Collection, Gift of George Coe Graves, 1930
Accession Number:
30.120.15
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 774
Inscription: signed on face: Willard [partly obliterated] / Boston; stamped on works: A. Willard, Jr. Boston
George Coe Graves, Osterville, Massachusetts, until 1930
Related Objects

Banjo Clock

Artist: Possibly Aaron Willard Jr. (1783–1864) Date: 1815–25 Medium: Mahogany, gilt gesso, eglomise tablets, white pine, tulip poplar Accession: 37.37.3 On view in:Gallery 774

Lyre Clock

Artist: John Sawin (1801–1863) Date: 1822–28 Medium: Mahogany, gilt gesso, eglomise tablet, tulip poplar, white pine Accession: 10.125.391 On view in:Gallery 774

Tall Clock

Artist: Case attributed to Thomas Seymour (1771–1848) Date: 1805–10 Medium: Mahogany, mahogany veneer, maple with white pine Accession: 1998.12 On view in:Gallery 723

Banjo clock

Artist: Curtis and Dunning (1816–ca. 1833) Date: 1813–16 Medium: Mahogany, gilded gesso, verre églomisé tablets Accession: 1971.180.36 On view in:Gallery 729