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Adams, Robert & Co., 403 Oxford St and 2 Dean St, Soho, London, chair and sofa manufacturers, japanners and gilders (1801–16). Also traded under the style of Adams & Gray from 1801–04, and Adams, Graves & Co. from 1807–08.

Adams, William S. & Co.

London; furniture ironmongers (fl.1860-85)

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.

Angus, Wm & Co.

London; wholesale cabinet makers and chair & couch manufacturers, importers of American furniture (fl.1880-1900)

Ashbee & Son

Bristol Road, Gloucester, Gloucestershire; bedroom furniture & cabinet makers (fl.1877-86)

Aycliffe (or Ayliffe), Thomas jnr

London; turner and chair maker (fl.1760–d. 1805)

Baker, T

4 Virginia Row, Bethnal Green, London; japanned furniture manufacturer (fl.1886)

Listed in Furniture Gazette: Classified List of the Furniture, Upholstery, and Allied Trades (1886).

Bastien, Jas. Joseph

London; japanned & deal furniture manufacturer (fl.1871-86)

The 1871 Kelly’s Post Office Directory listed Bastien at 1 Helmet Row & Howard’s Buildings, London. 

Beckwith, John, 5 Rathbone Pl., Oxford St, London, upholder and cm (1806–16). Also recorded at 8 Stangate St, Lambeth, in 1808. Trade card [Banks Coll., BM] shows Grecian sofa and elaborate draped window pelmet, and reads ‘from St. Martin's Lane’.

Benois, F., address unrecorded. On 10 October 1814 supplied to the Prince Regent 2 cabinets ornamented with Florentine marble, mounted in ormolu, costing £1,000, another costing £500, and a small toilette box, £50.

Benson, Joseph, St John St, Clerkenwell, London, japan furniture manufacturer (1803–25). Trading at no. 202, 1803–08 and no. 132, 1819–25. Recorded as ‘Benson & Co., Royal Japan Manufacturers’ in 1820.

Bickerstaff, William, 2 Little Vere St, Piccadilly, London, carver and gilder (1829).

Biggs, Robert & Joseph

London; japanned furniture manufacturers (fl.1871-89)

Biggs, William

31 Conduit Street, 30 Ward's Row, London; furniture carver and gilder (1839-c.1850)

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.

Bounsall (or Bounfall), A., 8 Middle Row, Holborn, London, japanned chair manufacturer (1802–04). Named in Sheraton's list of master cabinet makers, 1803. [D]

Brodie, Francis

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

Brooks, Thomas, Hull, Yorks., cm, carver, gilder and lookingglass manufacturer (1778–1840). Addresses given at 1 North Dockside in 1803; 50 Whitefriargate, 1806–14; no. 16, 1817–26; 48 Savile St, Osborne St, 1831–34; and no. 50, 1835–40.

Brown & Pattendon, 190 Oxford St, London, japanned chairmakers (1808–11). [D]