A is for Appraiser
By LEGG, Robert; DARLY, Robert (engraver), 1780
Robert Legg Upholder, Appraiser & Undertaker … Son of the late Rob.t Legg opposite Bloomsbury Market.
- Author: LEGG, Robert; DARLY, Robert (engraver)
- Publication place: [London]
- Publisher: at the Sign of ye Leg near Southampton Street in Holborn
- Publication date: from 1780
- Physical description: Engraved trade card.
- Dimensions: 155 by 205mm. (6 by 8 inches).
- Inventory reference: 17980
This later Legg’s elaborate trade card, featuring exotic Chinoiserie motifs, was engraved by Matthias Darly of Chandois Street, son of well-known engraver of satirical prints, Matthias/Matthew Darly (c1720-1775), who had worked with Chippendale during the 1750s.
- BM Heal 125.62