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Adams, George

London; upholder, cabinet maker, auctioneer and undertaker (fl.1777–1828)

Adams, George snr, cm (d. 1773). Small inlaid mahogany cabinet of c. 1750 by this maker belongs to University College, Oxford (on loan to the Museum of the History of Science).

Adams, William

 

8 Cumberland St., Goodge St., London; chair maker, cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1809-39)

Adamson, Robert, Fenchurch St, London, cm, joiner and mahogany turner (1751–66). His trade card [Heal; MMA; NY] states that he ‘Makes all sorts of Cabinet Looking Glasses and Mahogany Goods at the lowest Prices. NB.

Adye, Thomas, London, carver and sculptor (1730–53). Responsible for the carved mahogany ballot box supplied in 1738 to the Society of Dilettanti for whom he had been appointed sculptor.

Aldersey, Thomas
London; glass grinder, cabinet maker and upholder (fl.

Allin, William, Newark, Notts., cm (1770–88). Insured with the Sun Fire Office in 1776 for a total of £1,000 of which £400 was for utensils and stock.

Amistead, -

Lancaster, Lancs.; cabinet maker (fl.1796)

Anderton, Henry, Liverpool, cm and upholder (1811–19). In 1811 traded from 18 Sir Thomas Buildings and in the same year is recorded at 2 Marble St with a partner called Jamieson.

Anning, John, Broad St, Lyme Regis, Dorset, cm and u (1829–40). Married a Miss Reader of Lyme in December 1829. Inscription recorded on drawer of mahogany bow-front toilet mirror: ‘Mr. John Anning Cabinet maker Lyme 1833 Dorset’.

Anson, G., Broadmead, Bristol, carver and gilder (before 1798). Ceased business in June 1798 when his stock and tools were sold by auction.

Armitage, George Faulkner

Altrincham, Cheshire; designer and furniture maker (b.1849-d.1937)

Armitrage, —, address unrecorded. Named in the Holkham Hall accounts, 1739, in connection with the supply of a dressing table ‘for my Lord’ at £2 12s 6d, and a mahogany ‘voider & pail’. [V & A archives]

Arno, Elste & Co.

Address not stated; fancy furniture manufacturers (fl.1886)

Arrowsmith, Stephen
London; turner and cabinet maker (fl.c.1730–58)

Astle, Thomas jnr, Eastgate St, Chester, cm (1782–93).

Atkinson, Thomas
38 and 39 Ludgate Hill, London; cabinet maker, upholder and und

Audas & Leggott; Leggott & Co.

Paragon Street & South Street, Hull, Yorkshire; cabinet & art furniture makers (fl.1877-86)