P is for Pencil Maker
By MIDDLETON, John, 1769
John Middleton. Black Lead and Red chalk Pencil Maker,… Makes all Sorts of the best Black Lead & Red Chalk Pencils, at the lowest Prices, & Sells Wholesale only. NB. Merchants or Shopkeepers may be Supply’d with any Quantity on the Shortest Notice
- Author: MIDDLETON, John
- Publication place: London
- Publisher: Removed from Deptford Kent, to Vine Street St. James’s
- Publication date: from 1769
- Physical description: Engraved trade card
- Dimensions: (sheet) 140 by 170mm. (5.5 by 6.75 inches)’ (plate) 110 by 150mm (4.25 by 6 inches).
- Inventory reference: 17820
Middleton died in 1795, and was succeeded by his son, John Middleton junr., who was also granted the Royal Warrant.
- See BM Heal 92.19, 92.20, and 92.22 for other versions of his trade card<br />