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Windsor chair sack-back Windsor armchair with back extension
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Sack-back Windsor armchair with top extension


Object number

RIF2098

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 111.443 cm (43 7/8 in.); Width, arms: 71.12 cm (28 in.); Depth: 36.195 cm (14 1/4 in.)

Date

1780–1785

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Providence, Rhode Island
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Medium

Chestnut (seat); maple and oak

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Private collection, 1999

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Politics, Enterprise, and Design: The Nature and Influence of Windsor Chairmaking in Early Federal Rhode Island," American Furniture (1999): 51–52, fig. 2.