Mayhew John - (Furniture Cabinet-Maker)

Mayhew, John - (Furniture, Cabinet-Maker) William Ince and John Mayhew Cabinet-makers whose book of designs, the Universal System of Household Furniture appeared in parts during the period 1759-63. Their style is a mixture of rococo and Gothic elements in elaborate symmetrical patterns. Ornate chair backs are a feature. Cabinets, stands, mirrors, sconces are frequently decorated with fauna and tendrils.

Authentic Georgian Furniture Designs: Universal System of Household Furniture, 1762 (Dover Books on Furniture)Authentic Georgian Furniture Designs: Universal System of Household Furniture, 1762 (Dover Books on Furniture) 

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