Tall Case Clock, probably between 1790 and 1815

  • Aaron Willard, American, 1753-1849

Mahogany, various exotic woods and brass

  • Overall: 95 × 19 × 9 1/4 inches (241.3 × 48.3 × 23.5 cm)

Bequest of Mrs. Mary E. Gibbs

27.28

Department

American Art before 1950

  • Hepplewhite
  • Mahogany
  • Brass (alloy)
  • Wood
  • Timepieces
  • Clock
  • Tall case clock
  • Tall case clock
  • Grafton

Signed, below the hands on the center of the face: Aaron Willard

Mrs. Eugene Beauharnais Gibbs; 1927-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Aaron Willard, Tall Case Clock, probably between 1790 and 1815, mahogany, various exotic woods and brass. Detroit Institute of Arts, Bequest of Mrs. Mary E. Gibbs, 27.28.