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Windsor chair fan-back Windsor side chair
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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2100

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 34 1/2 in. (87.63 cm) Depth: 15 3/8 in. (39.053 cm) Width, crest: 20 5/8 in. (52.388 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

University of Rhode Island

Geography

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

Medium

Pine (seat) with maple, oak and ash

Style

Windsor

Provenance

University of Rhode Island, Kingston

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Politics, Enterprise, and Design: The Nature and Influence of Windsor Chairmaking in Early Federal Rhode Island," American Furniture (1999): 55, fig. 7.