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Windsor Chair

1982.46.10 (RS276577)

Description

Straight rod back, bamboo turnings, painted black. Windsor chair historian believes the chairs are in the Philadelphia style, though made in New England.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1805
Inscriptions
Painted on seat bottom: N.A. Holden/from/Sarah A. Hill/1871/Aunt Agnes's/Chair
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Windsor
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
pine (wood)
Windsor chairs
Dimensions
34 1/4 x 19 7/8 x 18 1/3 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1982.46.10
Credit Line
Bequest of Eleanor Clarke Bowser
GUSN
50087

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