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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1965.0836
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Sack-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1237

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 36 13/16 in. (93.504 cm) Width, arms: 25 1/4 in. (64.135 cm) Depth, seat: 15 in. (38.1 cm)

Date

1780–90

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

White pine (seat); maple, oak, and birch

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1965

See also


Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Identifying and Understanding Repairs and Structural Problems in Windsor Furniture," American Furniture (1994): 6, fig. 5.
Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 259, fig. 6-36.