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Sack-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1298

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 87.948 cm (34 5/8 in.); Height, seat: 39.846 cm (15 11/16 in.); Width, arms: 59.849 cm (23 9/16 in.); Width, seat: 53.975 cm (21 1/4 in.); Depth, seat: 42.704 cm (16 13/16 in.)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Yellow poplar (seat); maple, hickory, and birch

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1959

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 264, fig. 6-47.