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Bland, Charles, London, cm and u (1672–80). Named in the Royal Household accounts as a cm to Charles II.
Bradburn(e), John, London, cm, u, appraiser, undertaker (1750–d. 1781).
Brown, Ralph, Newcastle, u (1768–1808). Trading at ‘The Royal Tent, Foot of the Side’, 1768–1792; and Dean St, no. 8 from Mosley St, 1792–1808. Trade card of elaborate Rococo design shows tent, sofa and French chair in the Chippendale style.
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.
Fawkes, John, Guildford, Surrey, u (1754–57).
Gates, William, St Martin's Lane, London, cm (1774–after 1800). William Gates was a cm who specialized in fine inlay and engraved woodwork.
Goodison, Benjamin, ‘Golden Spread Eagle’, Long Acre, London, cm (c. 1700–67). Benjamin Goodison first comes to notice on 7 September 1719 when he signed for money for ‘my master’ James Moore from the Duchess of Marlborough. [BL, Add.
Jensen, Gerrit, St Martin's Lane, London, cm (1680–d. 1715). Gerrit Jensen, whose name occurs in the Lord Chamberlain's accounts spelt in fourteen different ways (sometimes anglicized as plain Garrard Johnson), has been called ‘the English Boulle’.
Norman, Samuel, London, carver and gilder (1746–67). Samuel Norman was app. to Thomas Woodin, carver and gilder, from 1746–53 for a premium of £15 15s. [PRO, IR 1/17] He set up his own business shortly after the end of his apprenticeship.
Price, Richard, St Martin's Lane, London, joiner and u (1670– d.1683). Supplied considerable quantities of furniture to the royal palaces during the reign of Charles II.
Richardson, Francis, Newcastle, carver and gilder (1754–66). Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754.
Taylor, David, 14 Wardour St, Soho, London, cm, u and chairmaker (1809–23).
Thompson, John Thomas, 116 Long Acre, London, cm, army u, auctioneer, appraiser, military bed and camp equipage maker to their Majesties, patentee of the light military and travelling bed (1818–40).
Walker, Thomas, Scale Lane and Savile St, Hull, Yorks., cm (1765–94). App. to Charles Rawlins, cm of Beverley, Yorks.; free in 1765. On his death in 1794 the business was continued by his widow Elizabeth and his son Robert.