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Child's sack-back Windsor armchair


Object number

RIF3946

Maker

Maker Unknown

Dimensions

Height: 27 in. (68.58 cm); Height, seat: 11 in. (27.94 cm); Width, arms: 17 1/4 in. (43.815 cm) Width, seat: 14 1/2 in. (36.83 cm) Depth, seat: 10 in. (25.4 cm)

Date

1785–95

Current location

Peabody Essex Museum

Geography

Made in Rhode Island
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Medium

White pine (seat)

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Style

Windsor

Provenance

Peabody Essex Museum, Salem, Massachusetts

Bibliography

Nancy Goyne Evans, American Windsor Furniture: Specialized Forms (New York: Hudson Hills Press, 1997), 146, fig. 2-3.