February 21, 2015

CLOCK-with-numbers: All Sizes


Max Bill Modern Wall Clock with Numbers
Junghans Max Bill Collection
Made by Junghans in Germany
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Max Bill Clocks are available from Stardust.com



Max Bill Modern Wall Clock with Numbers
Junghans Max Bill Collection
Made by Junghans in Germany
Click above image to enlarge
Max Bill Clocks are available from Stardust.com


The Max Bill wall clock with numbers is the perfect wall clock for the modern home office, business or a residential environment. This timeless modern wall clock was designed by Max Bill in 1956. The perfect wall clock for the modern home office, business or residence. This elegant and perfectly balanced wall clock was designed by Swiss industrial designer Max Bill in 1956. This beautiful and perfectly proportioned wall clock displays the minimalist design style which made Max Bill famous. The work of Max Bill was a continuous balancing act between free art and applied art, between severe, reduced forms and flowing natural ones, between philosophical thinking and practical application.


Max Bill Modern Wall Clock with Numbers
Junghans Max Bill Collection
Made by Junghans in Germany
Click above image to enlarge
Max Bill Clocks are available from Stardust.com


Examining the subject of "time" was a fascinating challenge for Max Bill, and one that occupied him for decades. A remarkable example of his work is this wall clock which uses the underlying beauty of extreme simplicity, less is more. The Max Bill clock with lines is easy to attach to a wall and works with a single AA battery.

Max Bill was one of the leading figures of the Bauhaus generation, pupil of Walter Gropius and kindred spirit of Le Corbusier and Mies Van der Rohe. He was a virtuoso designer and creative artist, as his diverse activities as a painter, architect, sculptor, teacher, and designer amply demonstrate. Max Bill was the single most decisive influence on Swiss design beginning in the 1950s with his progressive work. As an industrial designer, his work is characterized by a clarity of design and precise proportions. Fine examples are the elegant clocks and watches he designed for Junghans, a long-term client.



Max Bill with a scale model of one of his architectural works.

Specifications: Mineral glass, aluminum case, white dial. The Max Bill clock with lines is easy to attach to a wall and works with a single AA battery. The Max Bill wall clock with Lines features a polished aluminum housing, white aluminum dial, chromium plated pointer, mineral glass and a quartz clock battery-operated movement.

Max Bill Modern Wall Clock with Numbers
Junghans Max Bill Collection
Made by Junghans in Germany
Max Bill Clocks are available from Stardust.com