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Terance Harold Robsjohn-Gibbings

interior designer.

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.