Comb-back windsor settee with carved crest rail; sweeping armrail ends in carved hnd-grips with turned baluster supports; plank seat sits on six turned legs with turned medial stretchers. Known as "The Supreme Windsor Double Chair" and no. 565 in Nutting catalogues.
Paper label of Wallace Nutting with "No. 565 date 1927"
Branded "WALLACE / NUTTING"
Two paper labels affixed to the settee may indicate its original owner; they read: "John A.V. Davies, M.D., Farmington, Ct." Purchased in 1985 from Harold Ionson, 931 High Street, Westwood, Massachusetts.
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Frederick C. Dumaine and Mr. James G. Hinkle
Reproduced with permission.