This blog traces the blurring of class divisions as Public Pleasure Gardens, Parks, & Outdoor Sports venues 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.
Friday, February 24, 2017
Before Public Gardens & Parks - 1460 Golf - Illuminated Manuscript
Illuminated Manuscript Heures de la Duchesse de Bourgogne, ca. 1460.