Chippendale


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Wikipedia.
Related to Chippendale: Chippendale furniture

Chippendale

Thomas. ?1718--79, English cabinet-maker and furniture designer
www.britainexpress.com/History/bio
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005
References in periodicals archive ?
Clubman B: Chris Greenwood (Honda) 4, Mark Chippendale (Gas Gas) 13, Robert Barrett (Scorpa) 22.
Few brands in the history of furniture have the broad reach of Chippendale, appealing to modernists and traditionalists alike.
Subs: Poole, Dunlavey, Bullock, Gathercole, Dixon Buxton: Budtz, Meade, McWilliams, Baker, Young, Ravenhill, Doran, McGee, Chippendale, Hardy, Ovibo.
He was born in 1718 in Otley, 12 miles outside Leeds, the only child of John Chippendale (1690-1768) who was a joiner, and Mary (1693-1729) whose father was a stonemason.
NOISE IS IN THE EAR OF THE BEHOLDER--a "catchall phrase for overwhelming stuff with abstract elements or 'energy,' elements involving harsher tendencies," as Brian Chippendale said in a 2012 interview with The Believer.
The inquests into the 96 deaths were told that on April 15, 1989, Mr Eason had been at the ground with fellow station officer Patrick Higgins and ambulancemen Stephen Chippendale and Leslie Worrall.
LETHAL Force was the toast of Royal Ascot as he claimed the Diamond Jubilee Stakes, but the final day of the meeting was marred by the death of Hardwicke Stakes hero Thomas Chippendale.
TEARS OF JOY turned to tears of grief as Thomas Chippendale collapsed and died at Royal Ascot.
The death of a horse, however well loved, no matter how talented, pales into insignificance, but the manner in which Thomas Chippendale perished set them a further test, one that was both unwanted and undeserved.
ASCOT: 1.30 Langavat, 2.05 Ruscello, 2.40 Thomas Chippendale, 3.15 Fulney, 3.50 Jamesie, 4.25 School Fees.
YORK: 2.00 Burning Thread, 2.30 Afonso De Sousa, 3.05 THOMAS CHIPPENDALE (NAP), 3.40 Frankel, 4.15 Olympiad, 4.50 Las Verglas Star.
SIR HENRY CECIL can dominate the opening day of the Ebor meeting with Frankel and Thomas Chippendale primed to strike.