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Chippendale, Sheraton and Hepplewhite furniture designs

J. Munro Bell

Chippendale, Sheraton and Hepplewhite furniture designs

by J. Munro Bell

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Published by Gibbings in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Furniture.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementreproduced and arranged by J. Munro Bell.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination259 p.
    Number of Pages259
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22927192M

      Thomas Chippendale and Thomas Sheraton were nineteenth-century cabinetmakers who published style books that majorly influenced furniture design. According to the Heilbrunn Timeline of Art History at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Chippendale published The Gentleman and Cabinet Maker's Director in Sheraton’s The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer's Drawing-Book was published . Sheraton is a late 18th-century neoclassical English furniture style, in vogue ca - , that was coined by 19th century collectors and dealers to credit furniture designer Thomas Sheraton, born in Stockton-on-Tees, England in and whose books, "The Cabinet Dictionary" () of engraved designs and the "Cabinet Maker's & Upholsterer's Drawing Book" () of furniture patterns.

    Thomas Chippendale (), an English cabinetmaker, was one of the most distinguished of all furniture designers. His "Director" was the first comprehensive design book for furniture ever to appear, and it remains probably the most important. The son of a joiner and the grandson of a carpenter. Sheraton-influenced furniture dates from about It’s named for the London furniture designer and teacher Thomas Sheraton (), who trained as a cabinetmaker, but is known for his written guides, especially his first, The Cabinet-Maker and Upholsterer’s Drawing-Book. His designs and ideas influenced entire generations of furniture-makers, especially in the young U.S., as.

    Contained within this antique book is an illustrated catalogue of Chippendale, Hepplewhite and Sheraton furniture. This is a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs of household furniture in the Gothic, Chinese, and more modern tastes, including a variety of beds, bookcases, cabinets, chairs, chests, china cases, clothes presses, desks, fire screens, and much more besides. The Furniture Designs of Chippendale, Hepplewhite and Sheraton by Arthur Hayden and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at


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Chippendale, Sheraton and Hepplewhite furniture designs by J. Munro Bell Download PDF EPUB FB2

Contained within this antique book is an illustrated catalogue of Chippendale, Hepplewhite and Sheraton furniture. This is a large collection of the most elegant and useful designs of household furniture in the Gothic, Chinese, and more modern tastes, including a variety of beds, bookcases, cabinets, chairs, chests, china cases, clothes presses, desks, fire screens, and much more besides.5/5(1).

THE FURNITURE DESIGNS OF CHIPPENDALE HEPPLEWHITE AND SHERATON by HAYDEN,ARTHUR ANDCHARLES MESSER STOW and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Hepplewhite furniture is known for its graceful, delicate appearance.

It is especially light in comparison to earlier Queen Anne and Chippendale styles.; Pieces are embellished with small carvings or painted designs, along with intricate inlaid patterns and veneers, often in Author: Troy Segal.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Furniture Chippendale of Chippendale Hepplewhite and Sheraton. New York: Tudor Pub.

Co.,© (OCoLC) There aren’t many original Hepplewhite furniture pieces existing today, but the book of designs inspired many generations of furniture designers, just like those designs by his contemporary, Thomas Chippendale.

Even today, design lovers claim (and we agree!) that Hepplewhite furniture adds serious splendor to a room. Chippendale, Hepplewhite, Shearton, Adam And Other Georgian Types (Originally Published ) At no place in the development of the English people is the democratic idea for which the Magna Charta stood more clearly demonstrated than in the furniture and furnishing ideas of.

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The Hepplewhite book and the Sheraton book came to America as soon as they were published and at once the new English style became the new style of America. Hepplewhite and Sheraton designs continued to be used in America through the Regency period () which itself was based on late Sheraton drawings.

Difference between Chippendale, Hepplewhite and Sheraton dining chairs March 9, - Filed under: Antique Chairs, Antiques Advice — Harriet Coming to grips with these three famous mid 18th century furniture designers can be a nightmare where their names are bandied around a.

Sheraton's work often overlaps with that of British designer George Hepplewhite, whose guidebook, like Sheraton's, documented the most popular designs of the day. However, the slightly later Sheraton style tends to be simpler, almost severe in comparison, and favors "a fiercely rectilinear silhouette," according to American Furniture: Author: Troy Segal.

Thomas Sheraton and his Furniture Designs Aug pm 0 comments Views: London was already the great centre for the furniture world when in Thomas Sheraton, whose styles and designs were to be dominant for many decades, moved there from the North of England.

The cabinet-maker and upholsterer's drawing book () / Thomas Sheraton Designs for household furniture () / Thomas Sheraton. Subject headings Chippendale, Thomas, Hepplewhite, George, Sheraton, Thomas, Furniture. Nov 9, - Explore margit_sydow's board "Chippendale | Hepplewhite | Sheraton | Adam" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Antique furniture, Furniture and Georgian furniture pins. George Hepplewhite, (diedLondon), English cabinetmaker and furniture designer whose name is associated with a graceful style of Neoclassicism, a movement he helped to formulate in the decorative arts.

Little is known of Hepplewhite’s life except that he was apprenticed to the English furniture maker Robert Gillow of Lancaster, went to London, and opened a shop there on Redcross Street. Thomas Sheraton ( – 22 October ) was a furniture designer, one of the "big three" English furniture makers of the 18th century, along with Thomas Chippendale and George Hepplewhite.

Sheraton gave his name to a style of furniture characterized by a feminine refinement of late Georgian styles and became the most powerful source of inspiration behind the furniture of the late 18th :Stockton-on-Tees. It refers to furniture first made in England in the s and 60s.

The second category of Chippendale furniture is the Gothic Chippendale style. Chinese Chippendale is the third type. Unlike Sheraton and Hepplewhite furniture, almost all antique Chippendale furniture is mahogany and does not use veneers.

Let's look more closely at the three types. The Furniture Designs of Chippendale Hepplewhite and Sheraton Author BELL, J. Munro & (Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Near Fine Jacket condition Very Good Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher Robert M.

McBride and Company Place of Publication New York Date published Bookseller catalogs Furniture. Characteristics of Sheraton Furniture. So, what defines Sheraton-style furniture from other Neoclassical styles likes the Chippendale or Hepplewhite (named for other prominent furniture makers).

Thomas Sheraton ( – ) was a furniture designer, one of the "big three" English furniture makers of the eighteenth century, along with Thomas Chippendale and George Hepplewhite.

This antique book has been elected for modern republication due to its historical value, and we are proud to republish it here with a new introduction on the Author: Anon. Hepplewhite was included with his contemporaries of the time, such as Thomas Chippendale and Thomas Sheraton, as one of the three substantial furniture makers of the 18th century.

Both Chippendale and Sheraton created many varieties of stylish pieces. Hepplewhite, however, produced designs that were light, slender and more curvilinear in shape.

First let's look at history. Thomas Sheraton's most popular designs date from around to He published them in design books entitled "The Cabinet Dictionary" () of engraved designs and the "Cabinet Maker's & Upholsterer's Drawing Book" () of furniture patterns.When the topic of antique furniture comes to mind the name Chippendale is the first to think of as one of the most famous styles.

Most dominant in America from about to the style got its name after a cabinet maker from the 18th century, Thomas Chippendale who designed reproductions of popular English taste of the time with elements of English, Chinese and Gothic decorative pieces.Chippendale often produced furniture to designs by his successful colleague neoclassical Scottish architect Robert Adam ( – ), who was for a time, ‘all the rage’ as well.

A gilded chair designed by Adam was produced by Chippendale and the owners have the documentation to prove it.