Tuesday, 1 November 2011

designer loves art....Thomas Chippendale...122

art is not only in a painting or a scupture, but sometimes it is in things we use everyday

this is Thomas Chippendale

born in Otely , UK he is one of the most renowned furniture makers of his time. he was trained by the best  in the trade in his town, from which he learned all the technical skills. he worked as a cabinetmaker until he published his book "the Gentleman and Cabinet Maker’s Director" this was one of the first furniture design books to exsist and it sold out quite fast. his book also helped for self promotion. his style was mostly know to be  Rococo. detail was impresive not to mention the quality of work.