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Adye, Thomas (1730–53)

Responsible for the carved mahogany ballot box supplied in 1738 to the Society of Dilettanti for whom he had been appointed sculptor. In 1752 when the Mansion House was being furnished he submitted estimates for…

Browne & Co (1835–39)

In June 1839 supplied twenty-two scagliola pedestals with Ravaccione marble bases, costing £264, for the Sculpture Gallery at Buckingham Palace. Lamp candelabra with scagliola columns illustrated in Loudon's Encyclopaedia, p. 1072. [D…

Chippendale, Thomas jnr (b. 1749–d. 1822)

The eldest of his illustrious father's children, was bapt. at St Paul's, Covent Gdn on 23 April 1749. He was brought up to assist in the family business, the earliest known letter from him (in the Nostell archive) being dated 5 August 1767. Thereafter…

Mayhew, John and Ince, William (1736–d. 1811)

and Ince, William (d. 1804), London, cm. The partnership of John Mayhew and William Ince (1758/59–1804) was one of the most significant, probably the…

Nickson, Samuel (1802–27)

Listed also at Commercial Buildings in 1816. Free 3 July 1802. Subscribed to Sheraton's Cabinet Dictionary, 1803. Developed an extensive business and in 1815 claimed to be employing workmen from Gillows, and Tatham & Co., London. In that…

Rigg, Edward (1750–d.1765)

On 21 March 1749–50 the house he occupied in Water St was insured by Thomas Liversley, apothecary, for £250. Took apps named Whitby in 1754 and Mohun in 1761. Advertised in Williamson's Liverpool Advertiser, 14 December 1759 as a cm in New-market, near St…

Young, Lake (1768–1802)

Rococo trade card, 1769, gives addresses at ‘The Coach and LOOKING GLASS MANUFACTORY … in James Street, Covent Garden: or at his Warehouse near the Pump in WATLING STREET’. Listed in directories, 1774–1802, at 54 Watling St. Trade card states: ‘Merchants…