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Terance Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings

Terance Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings, British interior designer. Recipient Waters award, 1950.

Background

  • Robsjohn-Gibbings, Terance Harold was born in 1905 in London. Son of William and Miriam (Thorne) Robsjohn-G.

  • Education

    • Architectural training.

    Career

    • Came to the United States, 1929. Naturalized, 1945. Designer contemporary interiors and funiture, fabrics, accessories. President Robsjohn-Gibbings, Ltd., interiors and custom made funiture, since 1936.

      Sole designer Widdicomb Furniture Company, Grand Rapids, Michigan, 1943-1956.

    Works

    • Author: Good-Bye Mr. Chippendale, 1944. Mona Lisa’s Mustache, 1947. Homes of the Brave, 1954.

      Funiture of Classical Greece, 1963. Contributor popular mags. Frequent lecturer.

    Connections

    • father: William Robsjohn-G.
    • mother: Miriam (Thorne) Robsjohn-G.
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    Born 1905
    Died October 20, 1976
    (aged 71)
    Nationality

    Award