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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1965.2037
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Sack-back Windsor chair


Object number

RIF1299

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

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

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.