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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1964.1520
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High-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1297

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 114.935 cm (45 1/4 in.); Height, seat: 44.45 cm (17 1/2 in.); Width, seat: 54.928 cm (21 5/8 in.) Other (Depth, seat): 41.275cm (16 1/4in.) Other (Width, arms): 55.563cm (21 7/8in.) Other (Width, crest): 39.053cm (15 3/8in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

White pine (seat), birch, ash,and oak

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1964

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 263, fig. 6-45.