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Art Furniture Company

25 Garrick Street, London; art furniture makers/retailers (fl.1867-68)

Baldock, Edward Holmes

Hanway St, London; furniture dealer, restorer, etc. (b. 1777–d. 1845)

Banting, France & Co., 27 St James's St, London, cm and u (1813–40).

Bell, Philip

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

Bevan, Charles

London; furniture designer, maker, wood carver (b.c.1815-d.1891)

Boyle, James, at ‘The Golden Eagle’, Gt Pulteney St, Golden Sq., London, carver and gilder (1763–78).

Brew & Claris

Finsbury, London; wholesale furniture makers (fl.c.1870-88)

Brown & Lamont, Chester, cm and u (1820s). Trade label recorded on three-drawer writing table in the Gothic style from Eaton Hall, Cheshire. [V & A archives]

Coade, Eleanor and her successors, London (1769–c. 1840). Eleanor Coade (b. 1733–d. 1821) made an artificial stone at Narrow Wall, Lambeth, which so successfully imitated natural limestone that it has been mistaken for it ever since.

Cobbett, Pitt & Son, address unknown, japanners (1833). In June 1833 carried out work at the Stud House, Hampton Court, Middlx, which included japanning 43 wash-hand-stands and dressing tables and painting and staining a large Gothic sideboard.

Collinson and Lock

Collinson and Lock

London; furniture makers, upholsterers, decorators, retailers (fl.1870-1899)

Cox & Son

Southampton Street & Lambeth, London & Thames Dittton, Surrey; church & domestic furniture makers & retailers (fl.1853-1935)

Crawford, William, 228 High Holborn, London, cm and u (1768–83). In 1778 with William Bond, carver and gilder, and Thomas Noble, proprietors of the Casino in Marlborough St, took out insurance cover for £800.

Custance, William, Fakenham, Norfolk, cm (1794). Bankruptcy announced in 1774, and from 6 October of that year his stock was sold by auction.

Davies, John

53 King St. Carmarthen, Wales; cabinet maker and upholsterer (b.1813–fl.1874)

Edwards, Edward, London, furniture designer (b. 1738– d. 1806). Born in London, the son of a chairmaker and carver native of Shrewsbury. Aged fifteen he was app.

Elliott, Charles

London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1752–d. 1832)

Farmborough (or Farnbrough), Hannah, London, u (1773–75). Widow of William Farmbrough, probably the cm of North Audley St, London, she continued to work for the Royal Household after her husband's death.

Foulger, Lockn, Walham Green, London, chairmaker (1773). Trade card shows Gothic and twig-work settees, a Windsor chair on wheels, a light carriage and a barrel or boat chair.

Gar(d)ner, Samuel, Hotel Row, Eastgate St, Chester, cm and u (1817–40). Admitted freeman on 1 November 1817. Several local commissions by this maker are recorded and imply a good reputation with local patrons.

Gillow

Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)

Gregson, Mathew

Liverpool, upholder and cabinet maker (1749–1824)