Windsor Chair

Collection Type

  • Furniture

Date

1790-1810

GUSN

GUSN-742

Description

Chair. Windsor form. Painted wood. One of a set of three. Bow back; sponge-painted saddle seat; bamboo-turned legs, stiles, and central stretcher. Branded inscription at seat bottom reads "W. Seaver."

Details

Descriptive Terms

Windsor chairs
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Chair
Chair, Windsor
Chair, Windsor

Inscription

Branded on seat bottom: W. SEAVER

Associated Building

Used At Stetson House,

Maker

Seaver, William, 1796 F-1798 (Furniture worker)

Location of Origin

Boston, MA, USA

Object Type

Furniture; Seating Furniture

Dimensions

37 1/2 x 18 x 19 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. L. Vernon Briggs

Accession Number

1928.1383.2

Places

Massachusetts (United States)