Trade card of James Love, perfume and cosmetics retailer, 1788.
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James Love's premises were based at 12 Haymarket, London. This trade card advertises 'all sorts of Italian, French and English perfumery' and lists a variety of other cosmetic products including soaps and pomatums. In the top right hand corner a list of items and prices has been added by hand and dated 1 February 1788.