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Sack-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1278

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 97.155 cm (38 1/4 in.); Height, seat: 45.085 cm (17 3/4 in.); Width, arms: 63.818 cm (25 1/8 in.); Width, seat: 50.165 cm (19 3/4 in.); Depth, seat: 37.783 cm (14 7/8 in.)

Date

1780–1790

Current location

General Artemus Ward House Museum, Shrewsbury, Mass.

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Chestnut (seat); maple and other woods

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

General Artemus Ward House Museum, Shrewsbury, Massachusetts

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 255, fig. 6-26.