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Sack-back Windsor chair


Object number

RIF1299

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 39 9/16 in. (100.489 cm) Height, seat: 16 7/8 in. (42.863 cm) Width, seat: 18 13/16 in. (47.784 cm) Depth, seat: 16 1/4 in. (41.275 cm) Width, arms: 23 in. (58.42 cm)

Date

1780–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

White pine (seat); maple, oak, hickory, and ash

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1965

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 264, fig. 6-48.