from The Century Dictionary.
- noun A painter of coats of arms; a heraldic painter or draftsman.
- noun A member of the livery company or gild in London bearing this name.
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William Peckitt worked as a glass painter-stainer in York.
The notebooks of John Sadler, the Liverpool printer, hint at his relationship with the liberal and dissenting social circles in that city, they contain instructions to prepare red and purple cloth, and the address of William Peckitt, a glass painter-stainer based in York. 10 Did these notations relate to Sadler's experiments with transfer printing onto ceramics and their later manufacture?