Case clock

Case clock
  • Title :     Case clock
  • Artist:     Piero Zen Designer, attributed Studio Piero Zen Maker
  • Accession:     84.11.20
  • Country:     Italy Milan
  • Date:     circa 1908
  • Dimensions:     Inches 96 21-1/4 12-1/4, Centimeters 243.8 54.0 31.1
  • Collection:     Object
  • Category:     Decorative Arts and Furniture
  • Collection Theme:     Art Nouveau
  • Subject:     Furniture/Furniture Design
  • Credit Line:     The Wolfsonian–Florida International University, Miami Beach, Florida, The Mitchell Wolfson, Jr. Collection
  • URL:     84.11.20.JPG
  • Tags:     Art Nouveau~Stile Florale, Italian Art Nouveau~Industrial Design~Decorative Arts and Furniture
Tall cylindrical case clock with decorative fruitwood panels around three sides of top inlaid with light woods; rectangular case with circular bevel glass clock face cover with inlaid wood grape clusters and leaves on each side of face; rectangular bevel and leaded glass door and sides, clock works and pendulum inside; solid base with decorative inlaid panel around three sides with pears, leaves and ribbons; slightly recessed horizontal ribbed base; cast brass cabinet knob and plate.