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Bishop, —, Long Acre, London, ‘from Edinburgh’, gilder and carver (late 18th century). Hepplewhite-style oval mirror recorded bearing label which states that he ‘performs carving & gilding in all its branches, viz.
Bland, Charles, London, cm and u (1672–80). Named in the Royal Household accounts as a cm to Charles II.
London; cabinet maker, upholder, appraiser, undertaker (fl.1750–d. 1781)
Cattaneo & Co., E., 66 Hanover St, Liverpool, opticians, barometer, thermometer and looking-glass manufacturers (1818).
Chipchase, Robert & Lambert, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1767–88)
72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)
Cooper, George, London, carver and gilder, glass grinder and looking-glass manufacturer (1784–1839). At 8 Lombard St in 1784 but by 1785 the number had changed to 82.
Dalby, Edward, 8 Minories, London, carver, gilder, paper hanging and looking-glass manufacturer (1809–14). Trade label recorded: ‘Houses & Rooms Papered in Town or Country in a New & Superior Style.
Dell, —, 62 French St, Southampton, ‘Oval and Round Turner, Picture Frame Maker & Gilder’ (c. 1825–30). So states label on gilded frame containing silk-work landscape picture, c. 1825–30.
Elliott, —, 6 St James's Buildings, Rosomand St, Clerkenwell, London, carver and gilder. Undated trade card states: ‘Prints, Drawings, Needlework Framed & Glazed.’ [Bodleian Lib., Johnson Coll.; Furn. Hist., 1974]
Fradin, Abraham, Haymarket, London, u and cm (1744). Auction announced in Daily Advertiser, 22 October 1744 of the ‘Household Furniture, Stock in Trade and Lease of the late Dwelling-House of Mr. Abraham Fradin, Cabinet-maker, next Door to Mr.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.
Covent Garden, London; cabinet maker (fl.1716–51)
‘The Three Golden Chairs’, Strand, London; upholder (1700–d. 1728)
79 Coleman St, Lothbury, London; looking-glass manufacturer (fl. 1815–29)
Sandrino, John Baptist, Liverpool, print seller, carver and gilder (1804–13). In 1804 at 21 Paradise St where he carried on the trade of print seller, looking-glass and picture frame manufacturer.
Saunders & Woolley
170 Oxford St, London; house decorators and upholder
Seddon, George I
Aldersgate St, London; cabinet maker (fl. 1753–d.1801)
Sewell, Richard, Leadenhall St, London, carver and gilder (1782–93). His trade card [Laundauer Coll., MMA, NY] states that he framed prints, drawings and needlework, cleaned, lined and repaired old pictures and regilded frames.
Sidney, Benjamin, Soho, London, upholder (1700–07). Known in connection with materials supplied to and work done for the Duchess of Buccleuch. In 1700 paid £16 0s 11d for furnishings at Moor Park, Herts.
Lower Grosvenor St, London; upholder (fl.1781–1825)
139 New Bond St, London; upholder and cabinet maker to their Majesties (fl. 1809–45)
Wade, William, Leadenhall St, London, carver and gilder (1784–1839). The number in Leadenhall St was 43 in 1784 but from the following year 86 and was situated on the corner of Cree Church Lane.