Windsor side chair

Date

1790-1825

GUSN

GUSN-17426

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

Object Type

Furniture

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

1973.345

Places

Massachusetts (United States)