John Cross

John Cross  

Specialises in the conservation of wood, ivory and mother-of-pearl, Publishes on the trading of timber and furniture of the Caribbean.  

Design history:

  • Furniture and design history, especially seventeenth-nineteenth century
  • West Indian and north American furniture
  • Furniture of the Indian sub-continent
  • British furniture manufacturing and timber trade
  • Marquetry, carving and other aspects of furniture decoration
  • Conservation