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From: Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, in association with the Henry Francis duPont Winterthur Museum, 1997), 156, fig. 2-28
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Continuous-bow Windsor high chair


Object number

RIF3977

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 93.345 cm (36 3/4 in.); Height, seat: 55.563 cm (21 7/8 in.); Width, arms: 36.83 cm (14 1/2 in.); Width, seat: 34.925 cm (13 3/4 in.); Depth, seat: 25.4 cm (10 in.)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Unknown

Geography

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

Medium

Unknown

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Private collection, 1997

Construction

According to Nancy Goyne Evans, the footrest is not original.

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 156, fig. 2-28.