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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2099

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Other (Height): 95.25cm (37 1/2in.) Other (Width, crest): 51.118cm (20 1/8in.) Other (Depth): 40.323cm (15 7/8in.)

Date

1780–1790

Current location


Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Yellow poplar (seat); maple, oak

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Thos. B. Rentschler, Blue Hills Farm Antiques, Hamilton, Ohio, 1999

Associated names

Thos. B. Rentschler

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Politics, Enterprise, and Design: The Nature and Influence of Windsor Chairmaking in Early Federal Rhode Island," American Furniture (1999): 52, fig. 3.