Affleck, Thomas

(1745, Aberdeen, Escocia–1795, Filadelfia, Pa., EE.UU.).

Ebanista estadounidense de origen escocés. Formado en Inglaterra, se trasladó a Filadelfia, donde produjo mobiliario sobresaliente en el estilo Chippendale para el gob. John Penn y otros ciudadanos importantes. La pata estilo Marlborough (recta, acanalada, con pie de bloque) y el tallado elaborado caracterizaron su trabajo.

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