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Dermer, William (1796)

Dermer, William

Address unrecorded; cabinet maker or dealer (fl. 1796)

Provided the Hon. James Drummond of Perth with ‘A Capital Tortoise-shell Cabinet’ for £42; and ‘A pair of old Raised Japanned Tables’, £10. He supplied various items to Croome Court, Worcestershire for the George William, 6th Earl of Coventry, which are recorded in in the documents held by the Croome Court Estate Trustees. On 14 February 1799 a receipt for £21 ‘for a pair of Bonze Centaurs'; on 31 January 1792 a receipt for £10 for ‘A bronze of Flora'; on 14 April 1795 a receipt for 10 guineas ‘for a Bronze vase’; on 18 March 1796 a receipt for £52 10s ’for a curious Cabinet’.

Source: DEFM; Beard, ‘Decorators and Furniture Makers at Croome Court’, Furniture History (1995).

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