Child's Windsor armchair

Child's Windsor armchair
Title
Child's Windsor armchair
Date 
1775-1825
Medium 
Wood, paint
Dimensions 
Overall: 23 1/2 x 16 1/2 x 14 1/4 in. ( 59.7 x 41.9 x 36.2 cm )
Description 
Child's Windsor armchair with yellow paint (not original); sack-back with curved crest rail and five full-length spindles piercing lower horizontal rail, which curves forward on either side to form arms; turned front arm supports; wide plank seat on splayed, vase-and-reel turned legs joined by side and medial stretchers with bulbous centers.
Credit Line 
Gift of Mrs. Bayard Verplanck
Object Number 
1945.484
Gallery Label 
The yellow paint on this chair is not original. Many Windsor chairs were originally painted green.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group