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, July 7, 2017
1740s Ranelagh House & Gardens with the Rotunda
Ranelagh House & Gardens with the Rotunda at the time of the Jubilee Ball Bowles & Carver 1745-1795; London.