No. 031

Title

No. 031

Page Number

Address

Little Newport Street near Leicester Square

Geographic Details

n/a

Date(s)

McLean occupied this address until 1783

Medium

Printer

Name of Business / Business Owner

Goods

Annotations / Handwritten Text

[strikethrough]

Printed Text

In Macklane / Cabinet, Chair Maker, and / UPHOLDER / in little Newport Street / near Leicester Square / London / NB. Funerals Perform'd

Description

Engraved card with ornamental center and illustrations of furniture; red adhesive material visible at the top of card.

Research Notes

+ One of the best furniture-makers of the time; has works in the V&A. [1] , [2]

Page Last Updated

Sources

[1] “McLean, John & Son (1770-1825).” British and Irish Furniture Makers Online, bifmo.history.ac.uk/entry/mclean-john-son-1770-1825. 

[2]  “Fine Regency Gilded & Gilt Brass Rio Rosewood Canterbury.” Freshfords Antiques, www.freshfords.com/antique-furniture/fine-regency-gilded-&-gilt-brass-rio-rosewood-canterbury/.

Collection

Citation

“No. 031,” English Trade Cards: A Digital Companion, accessed June 21, 2021, http://englishtradecards.org/items/show/29.

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