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Trade card of John Pritchard, boot maker, York Street, Covent Garden: P.12610-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage

Titles

Trade card of John Pritchard, boot maker, York Street, Covent Garden

Maker(s)

Printmaker: Unknown

Entities

Categories

Description

One of the Blathwayt family bills. Bill written verso.

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1923) by Perceval, Spencer George

Dating

18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1763 : See inscriptions

School or Style

British

Components of the work

Support composed of laid paper ( four old horizontal folds)
Plate Height 128 mm Width 80 mm
Sheet Height 155 mm Width 99 mm

Techniques used in production

Engraving

Inscription or legends present

  • Text: John Pritchard / Boot Maker &C / InYork Street / Covent Garden / London. / Partner with the Late / Mr Rogers, Maiden Lane
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: address

  • Text: Blaithwate Esq.r
  • Location: Sheet right
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Name

Inscription present: Itemised bill

  • Text: 1763 Blaithwate Esq.r To J. Pritchard / April 23 3 pair of [unread word] pumps £1.13.0 / Rec.d the Contents of the above for the use / Of Mr John Pritchard/ Achelaus Hill
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12610-R
Primary reference Number: 184799
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 May 2017 Last processed: Friday 8 December 2023

Associated departments & institutions

Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Paintings, Drawings and Prints

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