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Borough High Street, Southwark
Borough High Street, Southwark
17108
Borough High Street, Southwark
View of Southwark Fair. Shows a crowd enjoying the festivities, among them a group falling from a balcony to the left, a man on a tight-rope behind, a performing monkey and musicians in the foreground. The fair was held for two weeks in September, and was abolished in 1762.
c1760
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
Phillibrown, T.
Jones & Co
For image in reverse, see Record No: 17109.
engraving
paper
16cms
p5389758