Windsor Rocking Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1800-1840

GUSN

GUSN-55991

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

Descriptive Terms

Windsor rocking chairs
ash (wood)
pine (wood)
Chair
Chair, Rocking
Chair, Rocking

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

41 x 20 1/2 x 15 3/8 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Louise Stimson

Accession Number

1981.43