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Creator:
Cracknall, James, creator.
Title:
Billhead of James Cracknall, clothier, London, for tailoring provided to Lord Strathallen, 1831-1832.
Alternate Title(s):
To James Cracknall, breeches maker
Published/Created:
London, 1832.
Physical Description:
1 sheet : illustration, 23 x 20 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
TT570 .C73 1831 Box
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Fund
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Archives & Manuscripts
Notes:
Records repairs to a pair of trousers (May 3, 1831), purchase of "Diamond Thibet trowsers" (June 8, 1832), and the altering thereof (June 9), for abill totalling £2/10/0. Cracknell records receipt of payment on April 9th, 1834.
"To James Cracknall, breeches maker to His Majesty and their Royal Highnesses, the Dukes of York, Cumberland & Cambridge. 29, Old Bond Street, London."
The client is presumably James Andrew John Lawrence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan (1767-1851)
Billhead features an image of the royal arms of Great Britain, engraved by Sawyer & Son.
Completed in pen and black ink.
Subject Terms:
Clothing and dress -- Alteration.
Clothing and dress -- Care.
Clothing and dress -- Great Britain.
Clothing trade -- Great Britain.
Cracknall, James.
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century.
Strathallan, James Andrew John Lawrence Charles Drummond, Viscount, 1767-1851.
Tailoring -- Great Britain.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- 1832.
Receipts (financial records)
Billheads.
Blank forms.
Ephemera.
Financial records.
Contributors:
Nathan Sawyer & Son, engraver.
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