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Windsor Armchair

1991.128.2 (RS21589)

Description

One of pair of armchairs, sack back windsor form with arched crest rail over seven spindles, carved arm "steps" to knuckled handhold resting on four short spindles and turned arms supports; carved oval saddle seat on four splayed baluster turned legs; painted dark green, seat painted red-brown.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1780-1800
Associated Building
Used At Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
ash (wood)
hickory (wood)
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Furniture
Descriptive terms
Ash
ash (wood)
CHAIR
chairs (furniture forms)
Hickory
hickory (wood)
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
Windsor
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
38 x 25 7/8 x 15 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.128.2
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2117

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