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Aldis, J., Pimlico, London. Name stamped on late Regency writing desk.

Barefoote, Josiah, London, cm and u (d. 1744). Sale of stock announced in Daily Advertiser, 19 May 1744: ‘The Upholstery & Cabinet Goods of Mr Josiah Barefoote, deceas'd within Two Doors of Durham Yard in the Strand, viz.

Barratt, Wardour St, London. A Regency rosewood cabinet stamped ‘BARRATT WARDOUR STREET’ sold at Sotheby's, 15 June 1984, lot 131.

Baxland, Henry & Sons, London, cm (early 19th century). Employed by Sir John Soane to make furniture for the Bank of England in the Regency period. [R. A. Woods, English Furniture in the Bank of England]

Bell, Enniskillen & Cavan, address unrecorded, cm and u. Yew sofa table recorded bearing trade label showing Regency period furniture. [V & A archives]

Bennet(t), Thomas, Totness, Devon, cm and u (1830–38). Recorded at Lower Main St in 1830 and Fore St, 1837–38. Headed invoice showing Regency period furniture and trees framing an inscribed oval is preserved at the MMA, NY. [D; voters’ list]

Best, George

George Street, Richmond, Surrey; carpenter, cabinet maker, upholsterer, paper hanger and undertaker (1822–34)

Best, John, St Columb Major, Cornwall, cm, u, general furnishing warehouse, auctioneer and agent to the Royal Exchange Fire Office (1798–1839).

Bijar, Robert and Mary

Dublin, Ireland; japanners and wallpaper sellers (fl.1742-69)

Robert Bijar was recorded in Abbey Street, 1742-9, where he died in 1749. He was succeeded by his widow, Mary.

Bodham, Philip, ‘The Three Chairs’, Bartholomew Close, West Smithfield, London, u (1719–24). ‘Was partner with the late Mr. John Hibbert, is now remov'd to the next door’, as above.

Boxall, G., address unrecorded (1813 or 15). Pair of Regency parcel gilt cross-framed stools recorded, one bearing signature and date on under-frame. [Sotheby's, 1 March 1983, lot 123; Michael Norman Antiques, Brighton, July 1983]

Bridgman, Thomas, address unrecorded, u (1768).

Brown, Frederick snr, 179 Wardour St West, ‘late 32 Charlotte St.’, London, ‘Practical Carver, Gilder & Picture framer’ (c. 1825). Regency carved giltwood convex mirror with elaborate carved foliage and eagle recorded bearing label.

Bryson, G., address unrecorded. Set of mahogany Regency dining chairs recorded, with well-shaped sabre legs, reeded frame and concave top rail; stamped ‘G. BRYSON’ on the loose seat and inner frame; but one chair is stamped ‘W.B.’ Similar chairs illus.

Bullock, George

Birmingham, Liverpool and London; sculptor, cabinet maker and designer (d.1818)

Burts, —, Torquay, Devon, cm and u (c. 1820). Regency rosewood marble-top table with anthemion pillars and concave base recorded bearing label of ‘BURTS, Cabinet Maker & Upholstery Manufacturer TORQUAY’. Possibly Charles William Burt.

Busby, A., address unrecorded. Set of six Regency mahogany rail back chairs with wide satinwood back panels, reeded frames and drop-in seats on sabre legs recorded, stamped ‘A. BUSBY’. [Dreweatt, Watson & Barton auction, 26 January 1983]