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Brum(m)ell, George (1754-1801)

Brum(m)ell, George, Newcastle, cm, glass grinder and carpenter (1754–1801). Trading at ‘The Foot of the Side’, 1763; and Pilgrim St, 1778–1801. [D] Subscribed to Chippendale's Director, 1754, and James Paine's Noblemen's and Gentlemen's Seats, 1767. Took apps named John Bell in 1757 and Hubberthorn in 1761. [V & A archives; S of G, app. index] Advertised in Newcastle Courant, 19 November 1763, his stock of ‘carv'd-gilt, white & plain frames, also Coach, Postchaise and plain Glasses of all Dimensions’. Recorded in partnership with Dunn, 1790–98. Subscribed to Sheraton's Drawing Book, 1793. Possibly of:

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.