Thomas Chippendale: The Gentleman and Cabinet-maker's Director
(London: 1754) Sp Coll S.M. 2008
T. Chippendale inv. et delin.; M. Darly sculp.
(Published according to Act of Parliament)
Plates XXI and XXII are six new
designs of Gothic chairs; their feet are almost all different, and may be of use
to those that are unacquainted with this sort of work. Most of the ornaments may
be left out if required. The sizes are the same as in the preceding Chairs, and
may be lessened or enlarged, according to the fancy of the skillful artist (p.