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Sarah Smith

Time Keeper, 2023

Framed: 40.5 x 40.5 x 2.5 cmWatercolour on Arches paperSoldFrom the precise timing of horse races in the 19th century to the synchronised coordination of team sports in the early 20th century, pocket watches have played an essential role in sport throughout history. Today, pocket watches remain a symbol of the timeless connection between sports and style, bridging the past with the present in the world of athletic pursuits. The Art Deco design of this Cartier pocket watch, c. 1920, references a decade of significant growth and transformation for sporting events, sports stars and sport in mass media.