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Sack-back Windsor armchair with top extension


Object number

RIF2183

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 44 5/8 in. (113.348 cm) seat: 17 7/16 x 20 1/8 x 16 in. (44.291 x 51.118 x 40.64 cm) Width, crest: 21 in. (53.34 cm) Width, arms: 22 3/4 in. (57.785 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Basswood (seat); birch and ash

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Winterthur Museum, Delaware, 1954

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 280, fig. 6-84.