Chinese art Rococo architecture Orientalism by type Decorative arts European art. Skip to main content. There were several cabinetmakers—for example, William Vile and John Cobb—whose only memorial is a small quantity of furniture attributable to them. Interracial Encounters: Its chief native practitioner was the New York cabinetmaker Duncan Phyfe , who in the first decade of the century produced furniture for the wealthy of his city.
Shop by category
Thomas Chippendale helped to popularize the production of Chinoiserie furniture with the publication of his design book The Gentleman and Cabinet-maker's Director: As a result it is very, very heavy.