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Definition(s):

  1. (n) a British cabinetmaker remembered for his graceful designs (especially of chairs) which influenced his contemporaries (1718-1779)
  2. (adj) of or relating to an 18th-century style of furniture made by Thomas Chippendale; graceful outlines and Greek motifs and massive rococo carvings

News

  1. LOCAL GOLF

    Friday Night couples At Chippendale GC Gross 1. Noel Horvath and Kaylee Kingseed with Tom and Jo Hightower 31 2. Larry and Vickie Starbuck with Nestor and Rachel Gonzalez 34 3. Charlie Beswick and Cindy Miller with Ed and Lynda Dechert 35 Net 1. Gary
    on June 15, 2013     Source: Kokomo Tribune

  2. Ian Ziering's 'Discombobulating' Chippendales Experience

    Former "Beverly Hills, 90210" star Ian Ziering might have a new gig as a Chippendales dancer in Las Vegas, but it took the actor a while to get used to seeing so much skin at work.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Access Hollywood via Yahoo! News

  3. Ex- ‘90210’ star is now a Chippendale

    Former “Beverly Hills, 90210” star Ian Ziering is now a Chippendale’s dancer — at least for the time being. Zieiring, who played Steve Sanders on the original Fox series in the ’90s, debuted as a guest headliner with the popular male revue, last weekend in Las Vegas, according to abcnews...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: New York Post

Quotes

  1. "Ours combines," Justice Rehnquist wrote, "to a degree that might be thought impossible, baronial elegance with dreariness. Might there be some possibility of using the new Chippendale table?"
    on Nov 17, 2008 By: William Rehnquist Source: New York Times

  2. "This was a Newport invention," Hughes wrote. "There is nothing at all like it in English or European furniture. It marks the moment when American furniture declares its independence from the pattern books and prototypes of Chippendale and...
    on Apr 3, 2007 By: Robert Hughes Source: Newport Daily News

  3. In Brideshead Revisited, the Chinese drawing room at Brides head Castle (a house built in the 1670s, Evelyn Waugh wrote) is a 1750s addition, "adazzle with gilt pagodas and nodding mandarins, painted paper and Chippendale fretwork".
    on Oct 16, 2008 By: Evelyn Waugh Source: New Statesman

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