Happy Birthday Thomas Chippendale.

Born in Otley in the West Riding of Yorkshire in England on the 5th of June 1718, Thomas Chippendale Senior became Britain’s most iconic – some would say pre-eminent – cabinetmaker and decorator.

Christie’s tribute.

Jack plane.

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About Jack Plane

Formerly from the UK, Jack is a retired antiques dealer and self-taught woodworker, now living in Australia.
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3 Responses to Happy Birthday Thomas Chippendale.

  1. Eric R says:

    A giant in the trade, no doubt.

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  2. James says:

    Born or baptised on the 5th of June?

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