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The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director. Being a Large Collection of the Most Elegant and Useful Designs of Household Furniture in the Gothic, Chinese and Modern Taste

Designer:
Designed, printed for, and sold by Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London)
Published in:
London
Date:
1754
Medium:
Illustrations: etching; graphite on the verso of some pages
Dimensions:
17 3/16 x 11 7/16 x 1 3/4 in. (43.7 x 29 x 4.5 cm)
Classifications:
Books, Ornament & Architecture
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1952
Accession Number:
52.519.94
Not on view
Ogden Codman, Jr. (American, Boston, Massachusetts 1868–1951 Grégy-sur-Yerre)
John Harris, Catalogue of British Drawings for Architecture...in American Collections, 1971, p. 334
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