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Haupt, Georg (1741 - 1784), cabinetmaker

Simon Jervis

in Grove Art Online

Volume Grove Art Online, issue Published in print August 1996 |
Published online January 1998 | e-ISBN: 9781884446054

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Swedish cabinetmaker. He was the son of the cabinetmaker Elias Haupt (d 1751) and in 1754 was apprenticed to the cabinetmaker Johan Conrad Eckstein (1722–85) a year earlier than guild regulations allowed, due to his family’s connections. He completed his apprenticeship in October 1759 and c. 1762 departed with the cabinetmaker Christopher Fuhrlohg (1737–c. 1800) for Amsterdam. By 1764 they were in Paris, where Haupt may have trained under Simon Oeben (

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