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Watch Pendant Painting


Description Exhibitions Provenance Inscription Credit
Description The decoration on the dail and back of this platinum watch recalls the jasperware plaques made by Josiah Wedgwood. The figures may depict the four seasons: summer and fall on the dial, and spring and winter on the reverse.
Exhibitions
  • Bedazzled: 5,000 Years of Jewelry from the Walters Art Museum. Frist Center for the Visual Arts, Nashville; The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art, Sarasota; The Walters Art Museum, Baltimore. 2006-2009.
Provenance Mr. George Harold Edgell [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Mrs. Jean Walters Delano Edgell [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Mr. Henry Walters Edgell, Manchester, New Hampshire [date and mode of acquisition unknown]; Mrs. Elizabeth Edgell, February 9, 1986, by gift [from her husband, Mr. Henry Walters Edgell]; Walters Art Museum, 2010, by gift.
Inscriptions [Inscription] On dial: France; [Signiture] On back: Paillet
Credit Gift of Mrs. Elizabeth Edgell, 2010

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Period
late 19th-early 20th century
Medium
platinum, seed pearls, diamonds
(Timepieces, Clocks & Watches)
Accession Number
58.292
Measurements
H: 1 3/4 x W: 1 3/16 x D: 5/16 in. (4.45 x 3.02 x 0.79 cm)
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Not On View

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