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at ‘The Queen's Head’, Holborn, near Hatton Garden, London; dealer in furniture and upholstery (1741–50)
Burton, Samuel snr, London, u, cm, auctioneer and undertaker (1765–d. 1801). Addresses given in St Mary Axe, near Leadenhall St, c. 1765; 13 Houndsditch, 1768–83; no. 15, 1778–86; no. 11, 1782–83; and no. 8, 1782–1801.
at ‘The Golden Head’, corner of Queen Street, Cheapside, London; carver and gilder (c. 1740-60)
Foster, Edmund, Hull, Yorks., carver and gilder (c. 1762–1805). Rococo trade card, dating before 1784, gives address at the Golden Boy in the High Street’. Recorded in Lowgate from 1784–99; and North Church Side, 1803–05.
Freeman, Jeremiah & William & C.
Gomm, William & Richard
Leadenhall Street, London; joiner and cabinet maker (fl.1758–59)
Hatt, John, Aldersgate St, London, cm, chairmaker and glass grinder (1759–79). Trading at no. 23, 1767–73; and no. 142, 1774–79.
Holmes, Richard, Barbican, London, freeman carpenter, cm, looking-glass manufacturer and glass grinder (1755–86). Recorded at no. 55, 1777–78; no. 22, 1778–86; and as Richard Holmes & Son, 1781–86.
Hopkins, William, at the corner of Rood Lane, 15 Fenchurch St, London, freeman joiner, upholder, cm and sworn appraiser (1746–74).
Horne, Abial(l) & Son, Wellclose Sq., London, cm and glass grinders (1765–83). Recorded at no. 19, 1768–83. Rococo trade card states that he ‘Sells all Sorts of Looking Glasses, Cabinet & Upholstery Goods at the Lowest Prices. NB.
London; carver, gilder and frame maker (fl.1755–75)
Initially at ‘The Architectural Frame’, Grafton Street, Soho, and subsequently moved to ‘The Gold Frame’, Maiden Lane, Covent Garden.
Dublin, Ireland; japanner (fl.1726)
Marks, M., and Henry
93 Blackman St, Southwark, London; carver and gilder (fl.1835–after 1840)
A rococo giltwood looking glass, c.
Edinburgh, Scotland; carver and gilder (fl.1733-63)
‘The Feathers and Ball’, the south side of St Paul's Churchyard, London; chair and cabinet maker (c.1750–61).
Palmer, John, ‘The Cabinet & Star’, facing Lawrence Pountney Lane, Cannon St, London, cm and u (1765). His trade card [GL] was used as a receipt dated 18 April 1765.
Rackstrow (or Rackstraw), Benjamin, London, cm, sculptor and picture frame maker (c.1720–d.1772).