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A. Hepplewhite and Co

The cabinet-maker and upholsterer's guide, or, Repository of designs for every article of household furniture : in the newest and most approved taste, displaying a great variety of patterns ... : also the plan of a room, shewing the proper distribution of the furniture ... / from drawings by A. Heppelwhite and Co. cabinet-makers.

Additional Title(s):

Cabinet-maker's and upholsterer's guide

Repository of designs for every article of household furniture

London : Published by I. and J. Taylor, at the Architectural Library, No. 56, Holborn, opposite Great Turn-Stile, MDCCLXXXIX [1789]
Physical Description:
iv, 24, [1] p., 125 plates : ill. ; 36 cm.
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NK2542.H5 C33 1789+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Plates dated 1787.
Plates 124 and 125 are a double-page image from one copper plate.
English short title catalogue, N43593
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in contemporary tree calf. Armorial bookplate: George, Earl of Macartney, Knight of the Order of the White Eagle and of the Bath. "A catalogue of modern books on architecture, &c., theoretical, practical, and ornamental; which, with the best ancient authors, are constantly on sale at I. and J. Taylor's Architectural Library, no. 56 High Holborn, London."--[2] p. at end.
Subject Terms:
Decoration and ornament -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Furniture design -- Great Britain -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Furniture making -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Furniture, British -- Catalogs -- Early works to 1800.
Interior decoration -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Macartney, George Macartney, Earl, 1737-1806 -- Bookplate.
Pattern books -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Taylor, I. -- Publisher.
Taylor, J. -- Publisher.
Upholstery -- Great Britain -- Early works to 1800.
Engravings -- 1789.
Pattern books.
Armorial bookplates (Provenance)
Publisher's advertisements.
Hepplewhite, Alice.
Hepplewhite, George, d. 1786.

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