Gothic Bookcase, from Chippendale Drawings, Vol. II

Thomas Chippendale British

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Preparatory drawing for Thomas Chippendale's 'Gentleman and Cabinet Maker's Director'. Published in reverse as plate C in the third edition of 1762, but created as early as 1761 according to the Act of Parliament on the print itself.

Gothic Bookcase, from Chippendale Drawings, Vol. II, Thomas Chippendale (British, baptised Otley, West Yorkshire 1718–1779 London), Black ink, gray, brown, yellow and blue wash

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20.40.2(2); blue paper page 113