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Fearnside, Henry (1834-1843)

Fearnside, Henry,

Leeds, Yorkshire; carver, gilder and looking glass manufacturer (fl.1834-43)

Fearnside was recorded as carver & gilder at 19 Bond Street, Leeds, 1834.    

He was then listed as a carver, gilder and looking glass manufacturer at 5 Guildford Street, Leeds in the list of lenders to the 1843 Leeds exhibition, organised by the Northern Society for the Encouragement of the Arts, in the Music Hall, Albion Street. His ‘St Jerome at his Devotions (Etching) in Carved Oak Frame’ was offered for sale at the exhibition.

Source: DEFM; Lomax, ‘Buying Antiques in Early Victorian Leeds: The 1843 Exhibition’, Furniture History (1997).

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