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Affleck, James, Parliament St, Westminster, London, cm and corn chandler (1744–78). Subscriber to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Anderson, James, address unrecorded, cm (1754). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Annott & Gale; Charles Annott & Co.

New Bond Street, Old Bond Street, Euston Road and Avery Row, London; furniture makers & curiosity dealers (fl.c.1854-83)

Badger, Matthew, London, picture-frame maker (1761). Described as ‘late of St. Andrew, Holborn’ when discharged from Debtors’ Prison. [London Gazette, 26 September 1761] A Mr Badger, carver, subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Baildon, Thomas, Blake St, Stonegate, York, u, appraiser, undertaker and auctioneer (1762–1798). Son of William Baildon, tailor, and Sarah Baildon. App. to Robert Barker jnr u, 1 May 1762. Admitted freeman 1785.

Barber, John, London, cm (1755). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1755.

Barber, John, York(?), cm (1754). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. A John Barber, York, was app. to Thomas Jackson, carpenter, in 1725 for 7 years. [York app. reg.]

Barker, Robert snr, at the ‘Sopha Dome Beds’, Petergate, York, u, appraiser and undertaker (b. 1706–d. 1781). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. Son of John Barker, u of Petergate, bapt.

Beckwith, Samuel, snr and jnr

101 St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet makers and upholders (fl.1774–1812)

Belchier, Thomas

address unrecorded, cabinet maker (1754).

Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Source: DEFM.

Bell, Philip

St Paul's Churchyard, London, cabinet maker and upholder (1758–74) 

Benson, William, Cross Lane, Long Acre, London, cm (1740–74). App. to Richard Wood of York from 1 May 1740–47, very possibly meeting Chippendale as co-app., and later becoming his foreman in London.

Bisset(t) (or Birset), John, London, cm, cabinet and upholstery warehouseman, sworn appraiser and undertaker (c. 1760–93). Trade card, c.

Bland, John, Hanover Sq., St Martin-in-the-Fields, London, cm (1754–65). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. Took app. named Joseph Elms in 1761 for £5 5s. Took out a Sun Fire policy in 1765 for £1,000. [S of G, app. index; GL, Sun MS ref.

Blenkinsop(p) (or Blenkinshop), Peter jnr, Durham, u (1754–62). Recorded in Market Pl. before 1762, and Sadler St from 1762.

Bradshaw, Thomas

10 St Paul's Churchyard, London, upholder and cabinet maker (fl.1754–75).

Brand, —, address unrecorded, carver (1754). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Brown, Joseph, address unrecorded, cm (1754). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Brown, Ralph, Newcastle, u (1768–1808). Trading at ‘The Royal Tent, Foot of the Side’, 1768–1792; and Dean St, no. 8 from Mosley St, 1792–1808. Trade card of elaborate Rococo design shows tent, sofa and French chair in the Chippendale style.

Brown, Robert, address unrecorded, cm (1754). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.

Brum(m)ell, George, Newcastle, cm, glass grinder and carpenter (1754–1801). Trading at ‘The Foot of the Side’, 1763; and Pilgrim St, 1778–1801. [D] Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754, and James Paine's Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats, 1767.

Buck, John, address unrecorded, cm (1751–55). Admitted freeman of the Joiners’ Co. by patrimony on 2 July 1751, and named as Liveryman on 31 October 1755. Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754. [GL, Joiners’ Co. records and Livery lists]