I. adjective Etymology: Thomas Chippendale Date: 1876 of or relating to an 18th century English furniture style characterized by graceful outline and often ornate rococo ornamentation II. biographical name Thomas 1718-1779 English cabinetmaker

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  • chippendale — [ ʃipɛndal ] adj. inv. • 1922; de T. Chippendale, ébéniste angl. ♦ Didact. Qui appartient à un style de mobilier anglais du XVIIIe s. Des commodes chippendale. N. m. inv. Se meubler en chippendale. Chippendale (Thomas) (v. 1718 1779) ébéniste… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Chippendale — Chip pen*dale, a. Designating furniture designed, or like that designed, by Thomas Chippendale, an English cabinetmaker of the 18th century. Chippendale furniture was generally of simple but graceful outline with delicately carved rococo… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Chippendale — ist der Name folgender Orte: Chippendale, New South Wales, ein Stadtteil der australischen Stadt Sydney. Chippendale ist der Familienname folgender Personen: Thomas Chippendale (1718–1779), englischer Kunsttischler Thomas Chippendale der Jüngere… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • chippendale — CÍPĂNDEIL/ s. n. inv. stil englezesc de mobilă, de mare fantezie, din acaju. (< engl. chippendale) Trimis de raduborza, 15.09.2007. Sursa: MDN …   Dicționar Român

  • Chippendale — 1876, from Thomas Chippendale (c.1718 1779), English cabinetmaker. The family name (13c.) is from Chippingdale, Lancashire (probably from O.E. ceaping a market, marketplace, related to cheap). Chippendales beefcake dance revue, began late 1970s… …   Etymology dictionary

  • Chippendale — [chip′ən dāl΄] adj. [after Thomas Chippendale ( c. 1718 79), Eng cabinetmaker] designating or of an 18th cent. Eng. style of furniture characterized by graceful lines and, often, rococo ornamentation …   English World dictionary

  • Chippendale — (spr. tschippendēl), Thomas, Kunsttischler, geb. in Worcestershire, betrieb 1750–70 in St. Martins Lane in London ein Geschäft und gewann auf den damaligen Geschmack einen starken Einfluß durch sein Vorbilderwerk »The Gentlemans and Cabinet… …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Chippendale — (spr. tschíppendehl), ein neuerdings auch in Deutschland beliebter engl. Möbelstil, benannt nach dem Kunsttischler Thomas C. (18. Jahrh.) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • chippendale — (izg. čȉpendējl) m DEFINICIJA pov. stil izrade pokućstva (18. st.) lakih i čvrstih oblika, s drvorezbarskim ukrasnim motivima; prisutni gotički i kineski utjecaji ETIMOLOGIJA engl., prema Thomasu Chippendaleu, engleskom umjetničkom stolaru …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Chippendale — /chip euhn dayl /, n. 1. Thomas, 1718? 79, English cabinetmaker and furniture designer. adj. 2. of or in the style of Thomas Chippendale. * * * ▪ furniture  various styles of furniture fashionable in the third quarter of the 18th century and… …   Universalium

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