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Chippendale, Thomas

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Pronunciation: /ˈtʃɪp(ə)ndeɪl
 
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Definition of Chippendale, Thomas in English:

( 1718–79), English furniture-maker and designer. He produced furniture in a neoclassical vein, with elements of the French rococo, chinoiserie, and Gothic revival styles, and his book of furniture designs The Gentleman and Cabinetmaker’s Director (1754) was highly influential.

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