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Bradshaw, Thomas (1754-75)

Bradshaw, Thomas, 10 St Paul's Churchyard, London, upholder and cm (1754–75). [D] Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. Label found on Chippendale-style mahogany bureau bookcase with scrolled fretted pediment, Chinoiserie frieze and bracket feet. [Sold at Worsfold's, Canterbury, 15 November 1979] Declared bankrupt, Gents Mag., November 1772. Probably the Thomas Bradshaw of London who provided Sir John Griffin Griffin with ‘a neat gressing [sic] glass wth deal case & packing’ costing £2 2s, for Audley End, Essex, in 1772. [Essex RO, D/DBy/A30/4]

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.