George Hepplewhite

(d. 1786) cabinet-maker and furniture designer

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(b Ryton, Co. Durham, ?1727; d London, June 1786).

English cabinetmaker and furniture designer. Though a household name in the context of late 18th-century furniture, he remains a shadowy figure. ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.

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