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Continuous-bow Windsor armchair with top extension


Object number

RIF2184

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall (Height): 127.318cm (50 1/8in.) Seat: 43.815 x 55.245 x 37.465cm (17 1/4 x 21 3/4 x 14 3/4in.) Other (Width, crest): 35.878cm (14 1/8in.) Other (Width, arms): 62.23cm (24 1/2in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Pine (seat)

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

I. M. Wiese, Antiquarian, Southbury, Connecticut. Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers, Delaware, Ohio, November 23–24, 2007, lot 550. Garth's Auctioneers and Appraisers, Delaware, Ohio, November 27–28, 2009, lot 54

Associated names

I. M. Wiese
Garth's Auctions, Inc.

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 281, fig. 6-85.
Garth's Auctions, Inc., Delaware, Ohio, The 49th Annual Thanksgiving Americana Auction, sale cat. (November 27–28, 2009), 12, lot 54, ill.