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From: Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, in association with the Henry Francis duPont Winterthur Museum, 1997), 85, Fig. 1-60.
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Sack-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1724

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height, with springs: 93.028 cm (36 5/8 in.); Height, seat: 47.943 cm (18 7/8 in.); Width, arms: 59.373 cm (23 3/8 in.); Width, seat: 51.118 cm (20 1/8 in.); Depth, seat: 39.688 cm (15 5/8 in.)

Date

1785–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Connecticut-Rhode Island border region
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Unknown

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Private collection, 1996

Notes

Springs added 1875-1900

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 85, fig. I-60.