Fan-back Windsor side chair

1800–05


Object Place: Southern Bristol or Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States

Catalogue Raisonné

Randall 198

Dimensions

92.1 x 35.6 x 41.0 cm (36 1/4 x 14 x 16 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

63.2405

Medium or Technique

Pine, maple, ash

Not On View

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Seating and beds

Inscription

"S" in painted in front of crest rail within Greek fret work.

Provenance

History of ownership: The chair was owned in the Stetson family and repainted in the mid-nineteenth-century with their initial. The family lived in southern Massachusetts, Marlboro, and Nashua, New Hampshire, at various times; 1963, gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot (Accession Date November 13, 1963)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Samuel Cabot