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Adair, William Robert
London; carver and gilder (fl.1777–1805)
London; carver (fl.1744–83)
Anderson, Jonathan & Perry, Joshua, 59 Foregate St, Worcester, paper hangers, decorative house sign and furniture painters, carvers, gilders and frame makers (1820–33).
Ansell, Robert, Edward St
Cavendish Sq., London; carver and gilder (fl. 1767–80)
London; cabinet maker and looking-glass manufacturer (fl.1691–d. 1722)
Armstrong, Michael, Widemarsh St, Hereford, carver in wood and stone, gilder and picture frame maker (1776).
Ayton, Jacob, 73 Berners St, London, carver, gilder and picture frame maker (1777). His trade card announced that he sold ‘all sorts of Green & Gold Dressing Glasses, Pier Glasses, Girandoles, etc.’. Declared bankrupt, Gents Mag., July 1777.
Bedwell, William, the Butter Mkt, Ipswich, Suffolk, joiner and cm (1723–42). As only joiner he took out a Sun Insurance policy on 6 January 1723 for £200 on his dwelling house in the parish of St Stephen.
Bell, J., north side of the Square, Stockton-on-Tees, Co. Durham, carver and gilder (1824).
Blackburn(e), John, Liverpool, u (1772–83). Trading at Fenwick St, in 1772, with warehouse at 12 High St, 1773–74; and Pownall Sq., 1781–83. Admitted freeman on 23 July 1772.
Booker, John & Francis
London; carver (fl.1720–d. 1743)
London; cabinet maker, upholder, appraiser, undertaker (fl.1750–d. 1781)
Haverfordwest, Pembrokeshire, Wales; carver and gilder (fl.c.1839)
Brown, James, St Paul's Churchyard, London, u and cm (1747–96). Traded initially at the sign of ‘The King's Arms’ on the south side of St Paul's Churchyard which had been previously used by Christopher Gibson.
Byfield, Thomas, Soho, London, carver and gilder (1793–1827). Recorded in partnership with James Byfield at 16 Wardour St in 1793 and alone at 39 Old Compton St, 1809–25.
Cashen, Henry, Liverpool, carver and gilder (1827–35). Son of William Cashen. Admitted freeman, 19 February 1827. Address initially 77 Whitechapel, but by 1832 in partnership with his brother Edward at Adelaide Buildings, Ranelagh Pl.
Chippendale, Thomas snr
Limerick, Ireland; cabinet maker, upholder and auctioneer (fl.1779-d.1811)
72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)
High Holborn, London; carver, gilder and print seller (fl.1790–1834)
Crichton, David, 28 King St, Soho, London, cm and lookingglass maker (1774–81). Appears to have attracted important patrons.
Cuenot, John Antoine, Warwick St, Golden Sq., London, carver (1744–62). Although included in Mortimer's London Directory of 1763 he had probably died the year previously and the John Cuenot at this address in 1763 was his son.
Edinburgh, Scotland and 56 Greek St, Soho, London; upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1736-79)