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Photo: Courtesy Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Del., 1964.1173
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Bow-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF2206

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 34 9/16 in. (87.789 cm) seat: 15 9/16 14 5/16 16 1/2 in. (39.529 36.354 41.91 cm)

Date

1795–1805

Current location

Winterthur Museum, Garden, and Library

Geography

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

Medium

Cottonwood (seat); maple, oak, hickory

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Winterthur Museum and Country Estate, Delaware, 1964

See also


Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, "Identifying and Understanding Repairs and Structural Problems in Windsor Furniture," American Furniture (1994): 16-18, fig. 18, 19.
Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Chairs (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1996), 313, fig. 6-139.