Thomas Chippendale, senior

Born: 1718
Died: 1779
Biography
Cabinet-maker, in Rococo and Neoclassical styles. Trained in Yorkshire; from ca. 1749 was active in London. Son of joiner John Chippendale (1690-1768); father of cabinet-maker Thomas Chippendale junior (1749-1822).
 
Works of Art: 4
Books: 2
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Works after

Four designs for girandole sconces   
Four designs for girandole sconces
Thomas Chippendale
  

Design for a pier-plass frame...   
Design for a pier-plass frame...
Thomas Chippendale
  

Two designs for pier-glass frames   
Two designs for pier-glass frames
Thomas Chippendale
  

Four designs of frames for...   
Four designs of frames for...
Thomas Chippendale
  

Benn, R. Davis   Style in furniture / by R. Davis Benn; with illustrations by W.C. Baldcock - London; New York; Bombay 1904   
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Chippendale, Thomas, senior   The Gentleman And Cabinet-Maker's Director. Being A Large Collection Of The Most Elegant and Useful Designs of Houshold Furniture In The Gothic, Chinese and Modern Taste: Including a great Variety of Book-Cases for Libraries or Private Rooms. Commodes, Library and Writing-Tables, Buroes, Breakfast-Tables, Dressing and China-Tables, China-Cases, Hanging-Shelves, Tea-Chests, Trays, Fire-Screens, Chairs, Settees, Sopha's, Beds, Presses and Cloaths-Chests, Pier-Glass Sconces, Slab Frames, Brackets, Candle-Stands, Clock-Cases, Frets, And Other Ornaments. To Which Is Prefixed, A Short Explanation of the Five Orders of Architecture, and Rules of Perspective; With Proper Directions for executing the most difficult Pieces, the Mouldings being exhibited at large, and the Dimensions of each Design specified: The Whole Comprehended In One Hundred and Sixty Copper-Plates, neatly Engraved, Calculated to improve and refine the present Taste, and suited to the Fancy and Circumstances of Persons in all Degrees of Life. - [Epigraph] - By Thomas Chippendale, Of St. Martin's-Lane, Cabinet-Maker. - - London, At Edinburgh, And at Dublin [1754]   
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