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Chippendale, Thomas 1718-1779

Overview
Works: 200 works in 480 publications in 3 languages and 7,689 library holdings
Genres: Handbooks, manuals, etc  History  Drawings  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works 
Roles: Illustrator, Artist
Classifications: NK2542.C5, 749.22
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The gentleman & cabinet-maker's director by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
31 editions published between 1910 and 1966 in English and held by 1,005 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Unabridged republication of the third edition (1762) of Thomas Chippendale's catalogue of furniture designs, representing prevailing furniture styles, particularly French (Louis XV), Gothic, and Chinese-manner pieces. Plates contain drawings with construction diagrams, elevations, and enlargements of moldings and other details. This reprint includes a biographical sketch of Thomas Chippendale by N.I. Bienenstock, and a supplement of photographs of eighteenth-century Chippendale-style pieces and pieces executed by Chippendale
The gentleman and cabinet-maker's director : being a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs of household furniture, in the most fashionable taste by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
32 editions published between 1762 and 1939 in English and Undetermined and held by 446 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"American furniture vogue of this era as interpreted by the prominent firms ... through whose cooperation this book is published": p. [11], 1-90 (at end)
The furniture designs of Chippendale, Hepplewhite and Sheraton by J. Munro Bell ( Book )
7 editions published between 1910 and 1938 in English and held by 256 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Chippendale, a study of his life, work, and influence by Oliver Brackett ( Book )
4 editions published in 1924 in English and Undetermined and held by 153 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chippendale furniture designs, from the gentlemen and cabinet-makers, 1762 by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
2 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ornamental designs of Chippendale by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
3 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life and work of Thomas Chippendale by Christopher Gilbert ( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1990 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gentleman and cabinet-maker's director being a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs of household furniture, in the most fashionable taste. Including a great Variety of Chairs, Sofas, Beds, and Couches ; China-Tables, Dressing-Tables, Shaving-Tables, Bason-Stands, and Teakettle-Stands ; Frames for Marble-Slabs, Bureau-Dressing-Tables, and Commodes ; Writing-Tables, and Library-Tables ; Library-Book-Cases, Organ-Cases for private Rooms, or Churches, Desks, and Book-Cases ; Dressing and Writing-Tables with Book-Cases, Toilets, Cabinets, and Cloaths-Presses ; China-Cases, China-Shelves, and Book-Shelves ; Candle-Stands, Terms for Busts, Stands for China Jars, and Pedestals ; Cisterns for Water, Lanthorns, and Chandeliers ; Fire-Screens, Brackets, and Clock-Cases ; Pier-Glasses, and Table-Frames ; Girandoles, Chimney-Pieces, and Picture-Frames ; Stove-Grates, Boarders, Frets, Chinese-Railing, and Brass-Work, for Furniture. And Other Ornaments. To which is Prefixed. A Short Explanation of the Five Orders of Architecture ; 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 Two Hundred 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. By Thomas Chippendale, Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer, in St. Martin's Lane, London by Thomas Chippendale ( )
3 editions published in 1762 in English and held by 76 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chippendale furniture designs from the 'Gentleman and Cabinet-Makers' Director, 1762 by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
6 editions published between 1948 and 1954 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ornamental designs of Chippendale, from The gentleman and cabinet-maker's director, 1762 by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
9 editions published between 1949 and 1968 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The gentleman and cabinet-maker's director by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
4 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 40 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of Thomas Chippendale : master furniture maker by Christopher Gilbert ( Book )
2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chippendale furniture designs from the Gentleman and Cabinet - Makers' director, 1762 with a preface and descriptive notes by R.W. Symonds by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
3 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and Undetermined and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Vorbilder fuer Kunst- und Moebeltischler im gothischen, chinesischen und Rococo-Stil by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
6 editions published between 1890 and 1900 in 3 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
One hundred & fifty new designs consisting of cielings [sic], chimney pieces, slab, glass & picture frames ... by Thos Johnson ( Book )
5 editions published in 1761 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The ornamental designs of Chippendale from the gentleman and cabinet-maker's director, 1792 by Thomas Chippendale ( Book )
1 edition published in 1968 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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