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Brown, Richard, Grishe St, St Pancras, London, carver and gilder (1780). Declared bankrupt, Leicester Journal, 18 November 1780. Probably the R. Brown, carver, gilder and picture frame maker whose trade card c.
Chipchase, Robert & Lambert, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1767–88)
Chippendale, Thomas jnr
St. Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (b.1749-d.1823)
Chippendale, Thomas snr
Danby, T., 3 Wardour St, near Oxford St, London, upholder, cm and undertaker. Late 18th-century trade card shows Neoclassical urn, chair and serpentine-fronted chest. [Banks Coll., BM]
London; carver, gilder and looking-glass manufacturer (fl. c. 1790–1815)
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1752–d. 1832)
Fairbairn, —, 104 Titchfield St, Oxford Mkt, London, joiner, cm and undertaker (1784–87). Address also given at the ‘Three Tuns’, Portman Mews, Portman St in 1785.
Farley, John, 45 Little Britain, London, picture frame maker and gilder (1784–85). Neo-classical trade card of 1785 shows frames containing pictures, and states that he ‘Supplies country cabinet makers etc. with mouldings of any length or pattern … ’.
Farnworth, Samuel, Pavement, near Finsbury Sq., London, carver, gilder and picture frame maker (c. 1790). Bill head shows Neo-classical girandole with clock and mirror embellished by sphinxes and masonic signs. [Heal Coll., BM]
Fontaine (or Fountaine), George David
at No 13 opposite Middle Row Holborn .London; cabinet maker, upholsterer (1800–26)
Gates, William, St Martin's Lane, London, cm (1774–after 1800). William Gates was a cm who specialized in fine inlay and engraved woodwork.
Gordon, John and Taitt, John and Richard
Hargrave (or Hargrove), Jeremiah
Hargreaves, Thomas, Burnley, Lancs., timber merchant and cm (1792–d. by 1819). Dead by 1819 when referred to concerning bankruptcy proceedings against him in Liverpool Mercury, 18 June.
Harraden, —, London, carver, gilder and printseller (1792–94). Addresses given on trade cards at 78 Wells St, Oxford St in 1792, and 16 Little Newport St, Leicester Sq., 1793–94.
Hartley, Thomas, Newgate St, London, freeman merchant tailor, carver and gilder (1767–94). Trading at no. 108, 1777–94; with house at 29 Paradise Row, Islington in 1785.
Hartley, William, Newgate St, London, case and cm, undertaker (1778–83). Addresses given at no. 80, 1778–79; no. 45, 1779–82; and no. 78 in 1783. Neo-classical trade card gives address at no. 80 and trade as knife-case maker.
London; cabinet maker (b. 1741–d. 1784)
Dublin, Ireland; carver and gilder (fl.1793-1806)
London; carver and gilder (1784–1809)
Johns (or John) St, London, cabinet and chair maker (fl.1781–96)