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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 to Joseph Stone, 1761 - 1833

Dimensions

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

Date

1788–1798

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, no. 86, fig. 2.