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Trade card for Flamand, Staymaker, London: P.12993-R

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Object information

Current Location: In storage


Trade card for Flamand, Staymaker, London


Printmaker: Unknown




One of the Blathwayt family bills. Trade card plate used in place of a bill head

Acquisition and important dates

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


18th Century
Production date: circa AD 1775 : See description

School or Style


Components of the work

Paper composed of laid paper ( old folds)
Sheet Height 162 mm Width 136 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: Flamand, / Stay-Maker, / From Paris. / In / Francis Street Golden Square / London/ Fait toutte Srttes De Corps et Corset a la Francoise
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Inscription present: Itemised receipt for purchases made

  • Text: Pour Mademoiselle Blathwayt / 1775/ 22 Febvo fait un Corps en toiles 2.12.6 / Recu les tout en Content / Flamand
  • Location: Sheet lower centre
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: April 5 : 75 / Flamand Stay,
  • Location: Verso
  • Method of creation: Ink
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.12993-R
Primary reference Number: 185823
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Audit data

Created: Friday 4 November 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 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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