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Chambers, Sir William (1722-1796), architect

John F. Harris

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/5083
Chambers, Sir William (1722-1796), architect

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Eastern voyages | Study in Paris | Study in Italy | Practice in London | Publication | Royal appointments | Royal works | Royal Academy of Arts | First works | Design of villas | Town houses | The ornamental parts | Somerset House | Ornamental objects and furniture | Personal life and posthumous reputation

Reference Entry.  6961 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: biography ; history

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