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Bijar, Robert and Mary

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

Cooper, Joseph, ‘The Crown & Bowl’, facing St Sepulchre's Church, Snow Hill, London, wood and ivory turner (c. 1760). Trade Card in Heal Coll., BM.

Diller, C. & J., 5 Charlotte St, Covent Gdn, London, manufacturer of dressing boxes, cases, buhl work. Label recorded on dressing box, probably pre-1840, inlaid with mother-of-pearl, pewter etc.

Dobson, Samuel

Dublin, Ireland; carver, gilder and looking glass seller (fl.1750-d.1772)

Doolittle, Robert

Dublin, Ireland; cabinet maker and joiner (fl.1761-1781)

Edwards, Thomas, London, cm (1832–39). Sent account dated 23 August 1839 to John Arkwright of Hampton Court, Leominster, Herefs., for articles supplied in 1832–33.

Egan, James

Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland; cabinet maker (fl.1844-1870)

Fawcett (Faussett), John

Dublin, Ireland; optician, looking glass manufacturer and glass grinder (fl.1737-d.1761)

Recorded at Essex Bridge, 1737-47; at the sign of the Pair of Spectacles in Anglesea

Hunt, Rebecca

Stafford Street, Dublin, Ireland; upholsterer (f. 1746-54)

Lloyd, Mrs

Dublin, Ireland; japanner (fl.1726)

Nix, George

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

Parkin, William, 440 West Strand, London, cutler and dressing case maker (1835). In 1835 claimed to be Cutler and Dressing Case Maker to the King and the Royal Family. [D]

Peote, James, Mr Damant's St, Strait-bargate, Boston, Lincs., looking-glass, barometer and scientific instrument maker (1792). In October 1792 announced that he had recently arrived in the town from London and had opened shop.

Porter, Thomas, London, upholder and cm (1749–68). Son of Thomas Porter of St James, Clerkenwell, Gent. App. to Daniel Woodroffe on 2 January 1739 and free of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude, 23 May 1749.

Robinson, Joshua

Dublin, Ireland; japanner (fl.1740-d.1747)

Strangeway & Taylor, Pall Mall, London (1765). In 1765 supplied to Corsham Court, Wilts., a pair of shagreen and inlaid chests which are now displayed in the Gallery. In 1765 they were described as ‘fine India Dressing boxes’. [V&A archives]

Taverner, Mary

Dublin, Ireland; japanner (fl.1755-58)

Taverner, Phillip

Dublin, Ireland; japanner (fl.1745-d.1755?)

Taylor, Thomas, Ileats (or Keats?) Cabing, Huntingdon. On 11 June 1745 supplied the Duke of Gordon with ‘A Larg Cabineat’ costing £7 7s; a chest at £1 18s; a dressing box, £1 1s; and a writing box, £1 1s.

Welsh, James

Dublin, Ireland; japanner, gilder and carver (fl.1748-d.1764)