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Bell, Philip, St Paul's Churchyard, London, cm and upholder (1758–74). Successor to Elizabeth Bell and almost certainly her son. His father was probably Henry Bell who also traded at the same address.
Buck, Ann, at ‘The Queen's Head’, Holborn, near Hatton Gdn, London, dealer in furniture and upholstery (1741–50).
109 St Martin's Lane, London; cabinet maker (b. 1711–d. c. 1783)
Lancaster and London; cabinet makers and upholsterers (fl.c.1730–after 1840)
Grange, Charles, ‘The Royal Bed’, Snow Hill, London, u and cm (1710–63). Free of the Upholders’ Co., 13 September 1710, and master in 1748.
Holloway, Richard, St Martin's Church Yard, London, ‘Cabinet & Chair Maker, Upholder &c. Funerals Furnished’ (1777). Rococo trade card reads as above, and shows Chippendalestyle chair and bureau bookcase.
Hunter, William, in Token House Yard, near the Royal Exchange, London, upholder and appraiser (1755–c.1760). Rococo trade card, c.1760, states that he ‘Makes after the Newest Fashion all sorts of Four Post & Standing Beds.
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.
Mason, Daniel, London, cm and u (1749–74). Recorded at the ‘Golden Ball’, corner of Newport St, Long Acre in 1756, and King St, Covent Gdn, 1749–74. Polled at Westminster in 1749. Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.
Seddon, George I
Aldersgate St, London; cabinet maker (fl. 1753–d.1801)
‘The Seven Stars’, 2 Gt Tower St, London; cabinet maker and upholder (b.1736–d. 1802)