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Hardy, James jnr (1833-1838)

Hardy, James jnr

60–61 Blackett Street, Newcastle, Northumberland; carver and gilder (fl. 1833–38)

The trade card of J. Hardy, Newcastle, reads: ‘Carver & Gilder, Picture, Looking Glass, Frame and Cornice Manufacturer, Dealer in Oil Paintings. Near the Grainger St. Grey Column.’ [Landauer Collection, Metropolitan Museum of Art, NY].

Hardy announced in Durham Advertiser, 22 November 1833, the opening of a shop in Saddler Street, Durham, with S. Jacobson jnr, where they were to sell Continental oil paintings.

See Robert Sandley Scott at this address in 1834.

Source: DEFM

The original entry from Dictionary of English Furniture Makers, 1660-1840 can be found at British History Online.