Maker: Frederick Henry Crace
Crace, Frederick (1779–1859), interior decorator and collector of maps and prints, was born on 3 June 1779 at Park Row, Greenwich, the eldest son of John Crace (1753–1819) [see under Crace family (per. c. 1725-c. 1900)], interior decorator and cabinet-maker, and his second wife, ...
Ellis, Clifford Wilson (1907–1985), designer and art teacher, and promoter of education through art, was born on 1 March 1907, at Bognor, the eldest in the family of two sons and two daughters of John Wilson Ellis, a designer who was trained in cabinet-making, and his wife, ...
Margaret Clunies Ross and Amanda J. Collins
Maittaire, Michael (1668–1747), classical scholar and typographer, was born in Rouen on 29 November 1668, the son of French protestant parents of whom nothing further is known. He took refuge in England a few years before the revocation of the edict of Nantes in October 1685, and was educated at ...
O'Connor, John (1830–1889), scene-painter and topographical painter, was born on 12 August 1830 in co. Londonderry, the third son of Francis O'Connor and his wife, Rose Cunningham; both his parents worked in the theatrical business. He was educated at the Church Educational Society's...
Scott, Douglas William (1913–1990), industrial designer and educator, was born on 4 April 1913 at 4D Peabody Buildings, Southwark, London, the son of Edward Scott, a borough council meter inspector, and his wife, Lilian Eliza Grace Charlton. He grew up in south London...