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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1965.1307
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Child's high-back Windsor settee


Object number

RIF3981

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 72.073 cm (28 3/8 in.); Height, seat: 25.718 cm (10 1/8 in.); Width, arms: 79.375 cm (31 1/4 in.); Width, crest: 71.755 cm (28 1/4 in.); Width, seat: 71.755 cm (28 1/4 in.); Depth, seat: 25.083 cm (9 7/8 in.)

Date

1790–1805

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in Connecticut, Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Basswood (seat), maple, and hickory

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, 1965

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 171, fig. 2-48.