The author wishes to acknowledge the courtesy of the authorities of the Victoria and Albert Museum in allowing the publication of Chippendale, Haig & Co.'s account to Garrick. Figs. 4, 5, 6, 14, 15, 25, 27, 39, 50, 61, 64, 68 are now the property of Messrs Gill & Reigate, to whom he is indebted for the illustrations of these examples, also to Messrs Restall, Brown & Clenell for Figs. 29, 30.
Figs. 49, 56, 58, 85 are at present in the Melbourne Museum, and the author is indebted to the authorities of that Institution for their kindness in supplying photographs of these exhibits, also to the Rev. E. A. Downman for permission to use the Blue Dash Charger on the jacket.