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From: Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996): 266, fig. 6-52
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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2113

Maker

Maker attributed Joseph Stone, 1761–1833

Dimensions

Height: 38 1/4 in. (97.155 cm) Height, seat: 18 1/8 in. (46.038 cm) Width, seat: 15 3/4 in. (40.005 cm) Depth, seat: 17 1/2 in. (44.45 cm) Width, crest: 20 7/8 in. (53.023 cm)

Date

1788–98

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in East Greenwich, Rhode Island
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Medium

Basswood (seat) (microanalysis), maple, and oak

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Private collection, 1996

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 266, fig. 6-52.
Patricia E. Kane et al., Art and Industry in Early America: Rhode Island Furniture, 1650–1830, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 2016), 388, fig. 2.