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Thomas Chippendale (1718–1779) has been a household name in the furniture world since the mid-eighteenth century. He is remembered today for the furniture produced by his successful London workshop as well as his influential book of furniture designs, The Gentleman and Cabinet-Maker's Director.
To celebrate the three hundredth anniversary of Chippendale's birth, this exhibition will look closely at how the unprecedented publication cemented Chippendale's name as England's most famous cabinetmaker and also endured to inspire furniture design up to the present day.
The exhibition isn open Monday - Thursday and Sunday, 10am - 5:30pm. Friday and Saturday 10am - 9pm.
Exhibition is included in the admission to the museum. General admission is $25USD for adults; $17USD for seniors; $12USD for students; and free for Members, Patrons, and children under 12. General admission tickets include exhibitions and are valid for three consecutive days at The Met Fifth Avenue, The Met Breuer, and The Met Cloisters. New York State residents and NY, NJ, CT students, the amount you pay is up to you.