Windsor side chair

Date

1790-1825

GUSN

GUSN-17422

Description

Chair, Windsor form. Pine, grain painted. One of six painted (yellow) bow back Windsor side chairs decorated with a bamboo motif, with incised black bands. The legs, stretchers, and eight spindles are decorated in a similar fashion. The seat is pine, grain painted to imitate mahogany. Evidence of a yellow undercoating or previous paint is seen on the seat through wear in graining.\n

Details

Descriptive Terms

Windsor chairs
side chairs
chairs (furniture forms)
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Windsor chairs
Pine
Ash
Windsor
CHAIR

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

35 1/3 x 17 1/3 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ellen M. and Alice E. Jones

Accession Number

1973.311

Places

Massachusetts (United States)