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Covent Garden, Westminster
Covent Garden, Westminster
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Covent Garden, Westminster
Scene of John Rich's triumphant entry into Covent Garden with a procession of performers and props passing through the piazza. On December 7th 1732, John Rich moved his playhouse at Lincoln's Inn Fields to Covent Garden, the theatre later became the Royal Opera House.
1732
London Metropolitan Archives
Main Print Collection
Hogarth, William (1697-1764)
anon.
For a related image see Record No: 21008.
engraving
paper
32cms
p5448403