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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2215

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 35 1/2 in. (90.17 cm) seat: 17 3/16 x 15 3/4 x 15 5/8 in. (43.656 x 40.005 x 39.688 cm) Width, crest: 27 5/8 in. (70.168 cm)

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

Yellow pine (seat);, ash, oak, and maple

Inscriptions

"S.O. Paine" spurious brand on underside of seat

Style

Windsor chairs

Provenance

Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, 1975

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 317, fig. 6-148.