Chippendale Chair

Billie on a Chair

Antiques & Art: Part 2 – Understanding Antiques


Where should we we start? How do we begin to understand antiques? This is the first of two parts highlighting the ABC of knowing how to Assess Beware & Consider

George II Chinese-Chippendale Mahogany silver table c1755

Thomas Chippendale – Eighteenth Century English Furniture


An 18th century village master craftsman, who designed and made furniture in rural Yorkshire Thomas Chippendale (1718 – 1779) was a progressive ambitious chap