B is for Bread and Biscuit Baker
By CHAPMAN, [Edward] , 1824

Chapman Fancy Bread and Biscuit Baker, Pastry Cook &c. Cakes of all sorts Wholesale & Retail.

  • 作者: CHAPMAN, [Edward]
  • 出版地: [London]
  • 出版商: Original Oakley Bun House Chelsea
  • 发布日期: c1824-1836
  • 物理描述: Engraved trade card.
  • 方面: 70 by 90mm. (2.75 by 3.5 inches).
  • 库存参考: 17864


Trade card for another proprietor of the Old Chelsea Bun House, in this case Edward Chapman. Chapman is listed in various documents as proprietor of the Chelsea Bun House between 1824 and 1836; presumably he worked alongside or on behalf of the final member of the original Hand family. To judge by the list of baked goods provided on the present trade card, the Bun House offered far more than its signature delicacy. The card displays the bakery’s distinctive shop-front, which Heal notes stood on what is now “the site of No.52 Pimlico Road”.


  1. BM Heal 6.8