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Low-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1254

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall (Height): 69.533cm (27 3/8in.) Other (Height, seat): 38.894cm (15 5/16in.) Other (Width, seat): 56.356cm (22 3/16in.) Other (Width, arms): 69.374cm (27 5/16in.) Other (Depth, seat): 39.846cm (15 11/16in.)

Date

1760–1770

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Newport, Rhode Island
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Medium

Maple

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1965

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 239, fig. 6-2.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 116, fig. 1.