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Clock, 1928

This is a clock. It was designed by Jean Goulden. It is dated 1928. Its medium is silvered bronze and colored champlevé enamel.

Parisian enamelist Jean Goulden was noted for the superior quality of his enamel work and his devotion to modernist design. This clock from 1928 reflects his interpretation of analytical Cubism in three dimensions.

It is credited Stephen E. Kelly/Kelly Gallery, New York.

  • M-1, Type B2 Clock, ca. 1928
  • chromium-plated and enameled metal, molded bakelite, brushed-burnished silver.
  • Gift of George R. Kravis II.
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  • Clock, ca. 1930
  • H x W x D: 26.5 x 25.5 x 9 cm (10 7/16 x 10 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.).
  • 1979-56-2-a,b
  • Clock, 1920–40
  • glazed earthenware and metal.
  • Gift of Victor Wiener.
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Its dimensions are

L x W x D: 36.2 × 25.4 × 12.7 cm (14 1/4 in. × 10 in. × 5 in.)

It is inscribed

Inscribed JEAN GOULDEN LIV 1928

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s.

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