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Banting, France & Co., 27 St James's St, London, cm and u (1813–40).
London; cabinet maker, upholder, appraiser, undertaker (fl.1750–d. 1781)
Brown, James, St Paul's Churchyard, London, u and cm (1747–96). Traded initially at the sign of ‘The King's Arms’ on the south side of St Paul's Churchyard which had been previously used by Christopher Gibson.
Dublin, Ireland; joiner and cabinet maker (fl.1753-55)
Chippendale, Thomas snr
Dublin, Ireland; furniture maker, carver(?) (fl.1853)
Exhibited a carved side table at the New York Exhibition of 1853 (illus. Meyer (2006) p. 79).
72 St Martin's Lane, London; upholder and cabinet maker (b.c. 1715– 78)
High Holborn, London; carver, gilder and print seller (fl.1790–1834)
Del Vecchio, —, 26 Westmorland St, and 187–88 Gt Brunswick St, London, ‘PRINT, LOOKING-GLASS, STATUARY, PLAISTER OF PARIS, & ROMAN CEMENT MANUFACTURER, TO HIS MAJESTY KING GEORGE IV AND TO THE BOARD OF WORKS’ (1831).
Donaldson, Thomas, High St, Shrewsbury, Salop, joiner, carver and gilder (1803–35). [D] Recorded at St Chad's Hill in 1822. Named in the Shrewsbury burgess roll, 1806, in which year his son James was born; he too became a carver and gilder.
Elward, George & Marsh, William
London; cabinet maker (fl.1766–97)
Gregson, Mathew, Liverpool, u and cm (1749–1824). The son of a Thomas Gregson, block maker; app. to William Litherland, u, April 1765, in partnership with Elizabeth Urmson 1778–88 and Bullen 1800–06.
Hall, Joseph, Hull, Yorks., cm, carpenter and joiner (1740–54). Son of Joseph Hall, joiner; admitted burgess in 1740. In 1749 his app.
Hargrave, —, Hull, Yorks. Mahogany serpentine side table, c. 1780, recorded, bearing label.
Hargrave (or Hargrove), Jeremiah
Hodson, John, London, upholder and cm (1709–86). Son of Thomas Hodson, innholder of Lincoln. App. to Thomas Arne jnr on 23 February 1709, and admitted freeman of the Upholders’ Co. by servitude on 3 December 1718. Took app.
Hop, John, address unrecorded. Signed and dated, 1721, a side table japanned in vermillion and yellow. [Conn., July 1970, advert., J. Kingel, Paris]
Mayhew, John (1736–d. 1811) and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm.
Merlin, John Joseph, London (b. 1735–d.1803). A very versatile ‘ingenious mechanic’, born in Belgium, who came to England in 1760.
Minter, George, London, cm, u, bath and wheel chairmaker (1829–54). Addresses given at 26 Princes St, Haymarket, 1829–31; 33 Gerrard St, Soho, 1835–50; also 51 Frith St, Soho, 1850–54.
Moore, James snr
Moore, William, London, then Dublin, cm (c. 1782–1815). Worked for a considerable period with Ince & Mayhew before setting up business in Dublin, c.1782.
Morel, Nicholas and Morel & Hughes, Robert
London; cabinet maker and upholder (fl.1790–d.1831)