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Gordon Campbell

Italian intarsia designer, civil engineer, architect and engraver, was a native of Siena. From 1483 to 1502 he worked in Siena Cathedral, providing carving and intarsia for the choir-stalls in the chapel of San Giovanni (1483–1502; seven panels survive in La Collegiata in San Quirico d’Orcia and one in the Kunstgewerbemuseum in Vienna) and building the benches for the Piccolomini library (...

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Gordon Campbell

Swedish furniture designer. Inspired by Italian Renaissance and Swedish 18th-century forms, his work is typical of the new trends of the 1920s. He furnished the Stockholm Stadhus (city hall, 1916–23), the Stockholm Konserthus (concert hall, 1924–5) and Ulriksdal Castle (early 1920s), eschewing functionalism in favour of crafted furniture in light or blackened birch decorated with intarsia ornament....

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Gordon Campbell

German designer, painter and sculptor . In the 1720s and 1730s he published numerous sets of patterns which included furniture designs in a local variation of late French Baroque. His designs were used all over Europe.

D. Golücke: Die Proportionslehre des Johann Jakob Schübler (diss., Berlin, Freie U., 1974)...