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Windsor Rocking Chair

1981.43 (RS276573)

Description

Topped by comb consisted of molded panel over six spindles with center oval reserve. Panel and reserve painted with floral motif, surmounting bow back with rails subdivided by center rail which also forms arms ending in flared molded rounded hands. Seat concave and ovoid, slightly turned legs and "H" shaped stretchers with flat painted reserve on central stretcher. Rockers plain cut slats, overall painted brown with red trim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1840
Material
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Object type
Furniture; Seating Furniture
Descriptive terms
Chair
Chair, Rocking
pine (wood)
Possibly ash (wood)
Windsor rocking chairs
Dimensions
41 x 20 1/2 x 15 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1981.43
Credit Line
Gift of Louise Stimson
GUSN
55991

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