George Hepplewhite

George Hepplewhite

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  • George Hepplewhite — (1727? June 21, 1786) was a cabinet and chair maker. He was one of the big three English furniture makers of the 18th century, along with Thomas Sheraton and Thomas Chippendale. There are no pieces of furniture made by Hepplewhite or his firm… …   Wikipedia

  • George Hepplewhite — [George Hepplewhite] (died 1786)an English maker of furniture noted for his simple and graceful style. His book The Cabinet Maker and Upholsterer’s Guide (1788) had a great influence, but no piece of furniture that is known to be his work has… …   Useful english dictionary

  • George Hepplewhite — († 21. Juni 1786 in London) war ein englischer Kunsttischler. Leben Er war einer der großen Tischler in der zweiten Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts. Die Möbel Hepplewhites waren u.a. zierliche Stühle aus Mahagoni und entsprachen dem Louis XVI.. Sie… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • George Hepplewhite — Una silla Hepplewhite con su respaldo distintivo. George Hepplewhite (1727? 21 de junio de 1786) fue un fabricante de sillas y armarios, uno de los «tres grandes» de la ebanistería inglesa del Siglo XVIII junto a Thomas Sheraton y Thomas… …   Wikipedia Español

  • George Hepplewhite — n. (unknown date of birth 1786) English cabinetmaker and designer of furniture …   English contemporary dictionary

  • George Hepplewhite (footballer) — George Hepplewhite (born September 5, 1919) was a former professional footballer, who played for Huddersfield Town, Preston North End and Bradford City. He was born in Edmondsley, County Durham.References*99 Years Counting Stats Stories… …   Wikipedia

  • Hepplewhite — George Hepplewhite ( † 21. Juni 1786 in London) war ein englischer Kunsttischler. Leben Er war einer der großen Tischler in der zweiten Hälfte des 18. Jahrhunderts. Die Möbel Hepplewhites waren u.a. zierliche Stühle aus Mahagoni und entsprachen… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Hepplewhite — as a modifier, by 1878, in reference to style of furniture introduced in England by cabinetmaker George Hepplewhite (d.1786). The proper name is from Heblethwaite, near Sedbergh in the West Riding of Yorkshire …   Etymology dictionary

  • George — George, David Lloyd George, Henry George, Pierre George, Stefan * * * (as used in expressions) Aberdeen, George Hamilton Gordon, 4 conde de George William Russell Akerlof, George A. Alexander, Harold (Rupert Leofric George) Alexander, 1 conde… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hepplewhite — I. adjective Etymology: George Hepplewhite Date: 1897 of, relating to, or imitating a style of furniture originating in late 18th century England II. biographical name George died 1786 English cabinetmaker & designer …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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