Thomas Chippendale . A study of his life, work and influence by Oliver Brackett with numerous illustrations selected to show the development of his style.
Oliver Brackett (1875-1941)
Place of origin
Tyntesfield, North Somerset
On show at
xiii, 281p., plates . ill. . 4to.. Pencil ms on flyleaf: "GAG from George and [?] Christmas 1926".. Provenance: Large pictorial bookplate with view of Tyntesfield with coat of arms and armour below; "En Dios Mi Amparo Esperanza" "Tenax Propositi" [i.e. family motto] "George Abraham Gibbs, of Tyntesfield" [i.e. George Abraham 1st Baron Wraxall (1873-1931)]. Binding: Twentieth-century full blue publisher's cloth; gold-tooling on spine and left board.
Makers and roles
Oliver Brackett (1875-1941) Thomas Chippendale (Otley 1718 - London 1779)