Chippendale display wins best stand at Masterpiece 2018

London dealer Ronald Phillips has won the award for best stand at Masterpiece 2018, against competition from dealers from around the world. The stand is entirely furnished with pieces by or attributed to Thomas Chippendale, including two commodes and a mirror from Harewood House, a sofa and an overmantel mirror … Read more

Master Carvers’ Association Chippendale Celebrations

The current inheritors of Britain’s carving heritage, The Master Carvers’ Association – professional carvers elected to membership by peer review – are paying their own tribute to Thomas Chippendale as part of the tercentenary celebrations of his baptism in 2018. A suite of music stands has been individually designed, carved and made by … Read more

Exhibition Catalogue – Pre Publication Offer

Thomas Chippendale Exhibition Catalogue 2018

The lavishly illustrated and descriptive catalogue accompanying the landmark exhibition at Leeds City Museum, Thomas Chippendale 1718-1779: A Celebration of British Craftsmanship and Design, written by curators Adam Bowett and James Lomax, will be published in mid April at £65. A Pre Publication Offer is available for only £55. Click … Read more

Chippendale 300 Commemorative Glass

Chippendale 300 glass

To celebrate the 300th anniversary of the year of Thomas Chippendale’s birth in 2018, the Chippendale Society has commissioned a commemorative, numbered edition of specially hand-made and engraved glasses. Each glass is hand-made made from 24% lead crystal by David Wallace and Andrew Sanders at their studio/workshop in Pateley Bridge, … Read more