Skip to main content

Search our furniture makers database, comprising multiple sources.

Filter results

Search results

Displaying 1 - 25 of 26

Brodie, Francis

Lawnmarket and Cowgate, Edinburgh, Scotland; cabinet maker, wright, and glass grinder (b.1708-d.1782)

Channon, John

109 St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (b. 1711–d. c. 1783)

Fletcher, Richard

at ‘The Golden Head’, 50, corner of Tower Royal, Watling St, London, removed from 143 Fleet St, carver, gilder and picture frame maker (fl. c.1770) 

Giles, John 

'Two Candlesticks and Bell’, Addle Street, London; brass and cabinet founder (d.1740) 

Greenwood, Isaac

Lancaster, Lancs.; cabinet maker (b.1753-d.1818)

Hilker, Anthony, Husband St, Gravel Pits, near St Ann's, London, cm, carver and gilder (1747–75).

Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.

Jouret, Henry, London, carver, gilder and frame maker (1755–75). Initially at ‘The Architectural Frame’, Grafton St, Soho, but subsequently moved to ‘The Gold Frame’, Maiden Lane, Covent Gdn.

Levien, J. H.

Davies Street, London; cabinet makers (fl.1844-1865)

Nix, George

Covent Garden, London; cabinet maker (fl.1716–51)

Norris, John

Long Acre, London; joiner and frame maker (fl.1669–1702)

Pearce, John, near St Alkmund's Church, Derby, cm (c.1740). A newspaper cutting (whose source has not been identified), stated that his stock in trade and tools were to be sold off.

Peter, Alexander 

Edinburgh, Scotland; cabinet maker and wright (fl.1713-1772)

Quirke, Tom, address unrecorded. Worked at Shardeloes, Bucks. in May 1769 providing two large bookcases ‘with open pediment cornices with door framed ovals flat bead and flush.

Ratcliffe, John, Chester, cm (1812–37). Trading in Foregate St, 1812–19; Britain's Entry in 1826; and Brook St in 1837. Admitted freeman on 10 October 1812.

Reeves, C. Edward, address unrecorded. On 25 July 1754 he submitted a bill to the ‘Hon. Miss Lee’ for items including ‘A Large Chest with a Lock & Hinges’, which cost 16s. [Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, Leigh receipts, DR 18/5]

Reynolds, William Bainbridge

Address not stated; metalworker (fl.1893)

Sayer, John, address unknown (1685). In July 1685 supplied for the 5th Earl of Bedford ‘a large press for writing with lock and hinges’ at £2 15s and ‘a wainscot case and mending the drawers and fitting them in’ 15s. [Bedford Office, London]

Simm, James, address unknown, cm (1778–83). In 1778 undertook work for Sir Gilbert Heathcote to a value of £9 0s 6d which included supplying on 31 October a double chest of drawers in oak at £5 5s, and a single chest of drawers at £3 3s.

Stovell, George, 3 Lower Grosvenor St, London, u (1792–1829). Subscribed to Sheraton's Drawing Book, 1793 and included in the list of master cabinet makers in his Cabinet Dictionary, 1803. Upholsterer to the Prince of Wales, 1801–19.

Taylor & Sons, Gt Dover St, London, cm. Name and address stamped on early 19th-century mahogany bookcase in the library at Moor House, Herts. Over 24 feet long, it must have been made for its position, extending the north wall of the library.

Taylor, Daniel, London, cm (1790–1813). Trading at Shakespeare Walk, 1790–93; 126 Pearl Row, Blackfriars Rd, 1805–07; and 3 Pear Tree Row, Lambeth Marsh, 1805–13. [D] See David Taylor at 22 Shakespeare Walk.