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Ashlin, William, 6 Belton St, Long Acre and 68 Strand, London, carver, gilder and looking-glass maker (1789–1826). Initially trading solely from the Belton St address.
Benson, W. A. S.
London; metalwork designer & manufacturer (b.1854-d.1924)
Birmingham, Liverpool and London; sculptor, cabinet maker and designer (d.1818)
Carter, Thomas, Stone St, Maidstone and Blue Town, Sheerness, Kent, cm, u, tin man and brazier (1790–1834). The earliest reference to this business occurs in the Maidstone Journal, 27 July 1790.
Coade, Eleanor and her successors, London (1769–c. 1840). Eleanor Coade (b. 1733–d. 1821) made an artificial stone at Narrow Wall, Lambeth, which so successfully imitated natural limestone that it has been mistaken for it ever since.
72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)
Cox, John, Clare, Suffolk, cm, u, appraiser and auctioneer (1796–1803).
Coxed & Woster and Coxed, Grace
Davis (or Davies), Peter, Lime St, Liverpool, u, feather bed and mattress maker (1822–37). Trading at 9 Lime St, 1822–27, with manufactory at 30 Cable St, 61 Lime St, 1827–29; no. 69, 1832–34; and no. 57, 1837.
Drakeford, John & Price, Richard F., Birmingham (1815–21). Signed and dated a leather-covered pinewood work or jewellery box with stamped gilt metal mounts. [Apollo, April 1961, p. 100, illus.]
Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)
Hildebrand, —, temporarily in London, ‘Proprietor and Maker of the most Magnificent Cabinet in the World’. A notice, c. 1780, advertised the spectacle of his extraordinary cabinet at ‘Mr.
Hopper, H., London (1812–25).
Ingram, J. W.
Islington, Birmingham; furniture maker (fl.1851)
Exhibited a cabinet decorated with enamel applied with electro-gilt metal mouldings at the Great Exhibition (illus. Meyer (2006), p. 64).
Long Acre and St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (fl.1667–d. 1715)
Jones & Barker, 16 Lichfield St, Birmingham, makers of brass cabinet furniture (1793–1803). An oval brass repoussé picture frame is known with their trade label affixed.
London; carver, cabinet maker and upholder (b. c. 1703–d. 1763)
Winchester, Hants.; cabinet maker and auctioneer (fl. 1792–1808)
Miles, Henry & Edwards, John
(& various partners), London; cabinet maker and upholder (app. 1773–d. 1840)
Manchester; cabinet maker, upholsterer (fl.1855-82)
Peyton & Peyton
Birmingham and London; brass and iron furniture makers (fl.1860)
Rackstrow (or Rackstraw), Benjamin, London, cm, sculptor and picture frame maker (c.1720–d.1772).
Robinson, Richard, at ‘The Flower Pot’, Beaufort St, Strand, London, looking-glass maker (1697–1711). Recorded in newspapers in 1697.
Ryton & Walton, Wolverhampton, Staffs., papier mâché makers (c.1810).