S Knight (Biographical details)

S Knight (publisher/printer; printmaker; British; Male; 1805 - 1841; active)

Also known as

Knight, S; Knights, S; Knight, Samuel

Address

1805 Lambeth (one usage only) 1813 to c.1840 at 3 Sweetings Alley, Royal Exchange, Cornhill, London 1831-32, also gives address as 4 King Street, Holborn 1841, 6 Change Alley

Biography

Publisher and etcher of satirical prints. Almost always name given as S, but first name was Samuel (see BMSat.12314). Successor to Walker & Knight, formerly E. Walker at no. 7 Cornhill (q.v. for changing partnerships).
Trade card, Heal 100.46, with view of exterior of shop reads: advertises "City of London. The above is a correct view of the well known shop No.3, Sweetings Alley, Cornhill, Lately the freehold property of Samuel Knights, Printseller & Frame Maker, who has removed to No.6, Change Alley opposite Garraways Coffee House. The Committee appointed to rebuild the Royal Exchange having purchased his old Establishment and awarded him the Sum of Fifteen Hundred Pounds. N.B. Frontage 11. Feet - Depth- 8 Feet.
See also Harriet Knight, C. Knight and E. Knight.