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Photo: Courtesy Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, Gift of Mr. Frank Brownell Bishop, 51.122; photo by Erik Gould
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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF692

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

91.44 x 53.34 x 40.64 cm (36 x 21 x 16 in.); Height, seat: 44.45 cm (17 1/2 in.)

Date

1785-1795

Current location

Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple, pine, and ash

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor chairs, fan-back Windsor chairs

Provenance

Frank Brownell Bishop; given to the Museum of Art, Rhode Island School of Design, Providence, 1951

Associated names

Frank Brownell Bishop
Frank Brownell Bishop

Bibliography

Christopher P. Monkhouse and Thomas S. Michie, American Furniture in Pendleton House (Providence: RISD Museum, 1986), 206, no. 147, ill.