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Fan-back Windsor side chair


Object number

RIF4958

Maker

Maker Unknown

Date

1795–1810

Current location

Unknown

Geography

Made in
(view a map of Rhode Island)

Medium

Unknown

Marks

Unknown

Inscriptions

Unknown

Provenance

Howard (1905–1992) and Jean Lipman (1909–1998), Wilton, Connecticut; sold to the American Folk Art Museum, New York, 1981; consigned to Sotheby's, New York, November 14, 1981, lot 334. Don and Faye Walters, Goshen, Indiana; consigned to Sotheby's, October 25, 1986, lot 96

Associated names

Howard W. Lipman
American Folk Art Museum
Don and Faye Walters

Notes

The chair is painted red.

See also


Bibliography

Sotheby's, New York, The Howard and Jean Lipman Collection of Important American Folk Art and Painted Furniture, The Property of the Museum of American Folk Art, sale cat. (November 14, 1981), lot 334, ill.
Sotheby's, New York, The American Folk Art Collection of Don and Faye Walters, sale cat. (October 25, 1986), lot 96, ill.