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Child's continuous-bow Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF2938

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Unknown

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in Connecticut, or made in Rhode Island
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Unknown

Style

Windsor chairs, spindle-back chairs, wooden seat, tapered legs, turned legs, turned stretchers

Provenance

George S. McKearin (born 1874), New York. Bernice Chrysler Garbisch (1907–1979) and Edgar William Garbisch (1899–1979), Cambridge, Maryland; consigned by their estate to Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, May 23–25, 1980, lot 739

Associated names

George S. McKearin
Bernice Chrysler Garbisch
Edgar William Garbisch
Sotheby Parke Bernet

Bibliography

Sotheby Parke Bernet, New York, The Garbisch Collection, Volume Four: Important American Furniture and Related Decorative Arts, sale cat. (May 23–25, 1980), lot 739, ill.