Skip to main content

Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath: P.13003-R

An image of Bill head

Terms of use

These images are provided for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons License (BY-NC-ND). To license a high resolution version, please contact our image library who will discuss fees, terms and waivers.

Download this image

Creative commons explained - what it means, how you can use our's and other people's content.

Object information

Current Location: In storage


Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath


Printmaker: Unknown




Blank bill head, included in a book of trade cards of Bath from the 1830s.

Acquisition and important dates

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


19th century
Circa 1820 CE - Circa 1835 CE

School or Style


Components of the work

Plate Height 73 mm Width 189 mm
Sheet Height 90 mm Width 191 mm

Techniques used in production


Inscription or legends present

  • Text: M ___________ Bath/ New Bond Street____ 18__ / CASH Bo.t of Tho.s Walsh & Co. / , Russia Sheetings of all widths, Bed Ticks, Dowlans, French / & Irish Cambricks, Long Lawns, Table Linen, Damask and / Diapers with Napkins to match, & every other Article / in the Irish Linen trade.
  • Location: Plate centre
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription
  • Text: Importer of / Irish Linens / Real / Irish Poplins / BELFAST LINEN WAREHOUSE.
  • Location: Plate centre left
  • Method of creation: Printed
  • Type: Inscription

Identification numbers

Accession number: P.13003-R
Primary reference Number: 185834
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Tuesday 15 November 2011 Updated: Wednesday 31 May 2017 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2023) "Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath" Web page available at: Accessed: 2023-02-02 20:26:18

Citation for Wikipedia

To cite this record on Wikipedia you can use this code snippet:

{{cite web|url= |title=Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2023-02-02 20:26:18|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

API call for this record

To call these data via our API (remember this needs to be authenticated) you can use this code snippet:

Bootstrap HTML code for reuse

To use this as a simple code embed, copy this string:

<div class="text-center">
    <figure class="figure">
        <img src=""
        alt="Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath"
        class="img-fluid" />
        <figcaption class="figure-caption text-info">Bill head for Thomas Walsh & Co. Linen Importer, Bath</figcaption>

Please enter your name as you would like to be addressed
Please enter your email address
The object accession number - this is prefilled
Please enter your query with as much detail as possible

More objects and works of art you might like

Suggested products from Curating Cambridge

You might be interested in this...

Sign up for updates

Updates about future exhibitions and displays, family activities, virtual events & news. You'll be the first to know...