Long Case Clock by Robert Sutton

A long case clock with wooden movements after the stle of John Harrison.

Details

Medium:
Oak movements, brass, mahogany dial and case
Dimensions:
200 cm
Art Fund grant:
£5,000 ( Total: £20,000)
Acquired in:
1989
Vendor:
P W Whyte

The dial is unusually gilt on a black ground. The case is surmounted by ball finials with brass. The side panels are glazed giving a good view of the workings of the clock.

Provenance

Probably owned by William Hesleden (1777-1852), by descent to Bryan Hesleden; Arthur Poole; Herbert Ellwood; PW Whyte.

Venue details

The Collection: Art and Archaeology in Lincolnshire Danes Terrace, LINCOLN Lincolnshire LN2 1LP 01522 550990 www.thecollectionmuseum.com

Entry details

Free to all

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