This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks & Outdoor Sports Grounds evolve. These venues became gathering places to mingle with neighbors & strangers. Here people could exchange news; meet lovers; play & watch sports & games; make business deals; eat & drink; watch entertainments; & promenade to see & be seen.
Wednesday, November 23, 2016
Sports & Games - A Special Field for Skittles & Golf 17C
Adriaen van de Venne (Dutch artist, 1589-1662) Golf Party