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From: Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996): 283, fig. 6-91
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Bow-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF1252

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 35 5/8 in. (90.488 cm) Height, seat: 16 3/4 in. (42.545 cm) Wdith, seat: 16 1/2 in. (41.91 cm) Width, arms: 19 3/8 in. (49.213 cm) Depth, seat: 19 1/4 in. (48.895 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

New Haven Museum and Historical Society

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

Yellow poplar (seat), maple, and other woods

Style

Windsor

Provenance

New Haven Colony Historical Society, Connecticut

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 283, fig. 6-91.