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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2133

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 92.075 cm (36 1/4 in.); Seat: 43.498 x 43.18 x 39.37 cm (17 1/8 x 17 x 15 1/2 in.); Width, crest: 53.499 cm (21 1/16 in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Private collection

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Yellow poplar (seat) and maple (microanalysis), and other woods

Marks

None

Inscriptions

None

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Private collection, 1996

See also


Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 270, fig. 6-62.
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), 380–382, no. 84.