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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1965.1613
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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2205

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Overall (Height): 92.869cm (36 9/16in.) Seat (Without extension): 39.37 x 35.084 x 41.275cm (15 1/2 x 13 13/16 x 16 1/4in.) Other (Width, crest): 56.515cm (22 1/4in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Connecticut-Rhode Island border region
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Basswood (seat), maple, oak, ash, and hickory

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, 1965

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Design Sources for Windsor Furniture," Antiques 133, no. 1 (January 1988): 292, fig. 15.
Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 312–313, fig. 6-137.