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Tall case clock


Object number

RIF6340

Maker

Casemaker Unknown
Clockmaker Squire Millerd, 1749?1820
Alternate name(s): Squire Millard

Dimensions

83 1/2 17 1/2 9 3/4 in. (212.09 44.45 24.77 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location


Geography

Made in Warwick, Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Cherry

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Chippendale

Provenance

The Antique Galleries Annex, Rockland, Maine, 1937. Richard Mills, New Hampshire. Marjorie H. Schorsch (1930–2007) and John B. Schorsch; consigned to Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, May 1–2, 1981, lot 416

Associated names

The Antique Galleries
The Antique Galleries Annex
Richard Mills
Marjorie H. Schorsch
John B. Schorsch
Sotheby Parke Bernet

See also


Bibliography

"The Antique Gallery Annex advertisement," Antiques 32, no. 1 (July 1937): 29, ill.
Albert Sack, Fine Points of Furniture: Early American (New York: Crown Publishers, 1950), 122, ill.
Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, Fine American Furniture and Related Decorative Arts: The Collection of Mr. John B. Schorsch and Mrs. Marjorie H. Schorsch, sale cat. (May 1–2, 1981), lot 416, ill.