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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1965.1613
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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2205

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 36 9/16 in. (92.869 cm) seat (Without extension): 15 1/2 13 13/16 16 1/4 in. (39.37 35.084 41.275 cm) Width, crest: 22 1/4 in. (56.515 cm)

Date

1790–1800

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

Made in
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Basswood (seat), maple, oak, ash, and hickory

Provenance

Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, 1965

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 312–313, fig. 6-137.
Nancy Goyne Evans, "Design Sources for Windsor Furniture," Antiques 133, no. 1 (January 1988): 292, fig. 15.