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.
Monday, July 31, 2017
1750s Portrait of Jonathan Tyers, proprietor of Vauxhall Gardens
Vauxhall Portrait of Jonathan Tyers, proprietor of Vauxhall Gardens