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Belcher, Thomas, 25 Gt Portland St, London, upholder and undertaker (1783). Took out a Sun Insurance policy in 1783 for £300 of which utensils and stock accounted for £213. [GL, Sun MS vol. 313, p.

Birtill, Joseph, Clare St, Bristol, carver and gilder (d. by 1785).

Bishop, —, Long Acre, London, ‘from Edinburgh’, gilder and carver (late 18th century). Hepplewhite-style oval mirror recorded bearing label which states that he ‘performs carving & gilding in all its branches, viz.

Bradburn(e), John, London, cm, u, appraiser, undertaker (1750–d. 1781).

Bran(d)t, Charles, London, carver and gilder (1814–31). Trading at 16 Bow St, Bloomsbury in 1814; Compton House, 53 Old Compton St, Soho, 1816; 33 Theobalds Rd, Bedford Row, 1818; no.

Cobb, John, 72 St Martin's Lane, London, u and cm (c. 1715– 78). John Cobb was presumably the one of that name put app. in 1729 to Tim Money, a Norwich u, for £45. [GL, Boyd's app. lists, vol. VI, p.

Collins, William, Tothill Fields, London, (1812–23).

Deering, William, Gt Newport St, Long Acre, London, Venetian blind and game table maker and retailer (1769). Advertised in Middlesex Journal, 16 May 1769, as the ‘original maker of Venetian blinds.

Graham, Joseph & partners, London, cm and u (1767–1829). This business started by Joseph Graham involved various other members of the family in partnership.

Hubbard, John, address unrecorded, cm (1810). Submitted a bill to the Duke of Northumberland in 1810 for a ‘mahogany eliptic breakfast table’ costing £2 10s; two square ones at £3 3s; a backgammon box, £1 4s; and a tea tray. [V&A archives]

Humberston, J., Baldock, Herts., cm, u and undertaker. Trade card, c.1820–30, is illustrated with elaborately-draped curtains, tip-up breakfast table, pole firescreen, sofa, chair and armchair. [Heal Coll., BM]

Keene, John, Oxford St, London, cm (c. 1820). Label recorded on a Regency rosewood breakfast table with brass inlay banding, supported on a circular pillar with a concave three sided base.

Kemp, George, Cornhill London, upholder, cm and glass grinder (1755–97). Son of George Kemp of Ramsgate, Kent, mariner. Father of Matthew Kemp and George Kemp jnr, both members of the Upholders’ Co. George Kemp snr was made free of the Upholders’ Co.

Mash, Thomas, 102 Wardour St, Soho, London, u and furniture broker (1829–39).

Miller, James, Holkham Hall, Norfolk, and London, carver and gilder (1755–75). His only recorded work is that carried out at Holkham Hall, Norfolk.

Pic, Nicolas, London (1690–93). Associated with Peter Michon in the supply of four lanterns to Queen Mary for Kensington Palace, 1690–91, for which £48 12s was charged.

Planta, John, Fulneck, near Leeds, Yorks., cm (1764–c. 1825).

Seddon, George, Aldersgate St, London, cm (1753–1868).

Smith, Samuel, ‘The Inigo Jones Head’, Compton Ct, Compton St, Soho, London cm and u (1744–d. by 1771). A Fellow of the Society for Arts and Manufactures 1761–65.