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William Savery

(1721—1787)


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(b Philadelphia, 1721/2; d Philadelphia, 1787).

American cabinetmaker. From 1735 to 1741 he was apprenticed to Solomon Fussell (d 1762), a chairmaker in Philadelphia and a fellow Quaker. By 1750 ...

Subjects: Decorative Arts, Furniture, and Industrial Design.


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