Southwark Fair (or the humours of a fair)
- Southwark Fair (or the humours of a fair)
Fairground with attractions including theatrical booths (Ciber [sic] and Bullock's collapsing on the left, and Lee and Harper's in the center), china shop, rope dancer and rope-flyer, quack doctor, peep show, conjuror (Isaac Fawkes) and broadsword fighter on horseback. In the foreground a black boy plays a trumpet and a young woman a drum. The tower of St George the Martyr in Borough High Street in background.
- Hogarth, William, 1697-1764
- Name on Item:
Invented Painted & Engrav'd by Wm. Hogarth
Satires (Visual works)
Boston Public Library
- Collection (local):
William Hogarth (1697-1764). Prints
Saint George the Martyr, London
- 1 print : etching and engraving ; plate mark 37 x 48 cm
No known copyright restrictions.
No known restrictions on use.
- Notes (date):
Date from item.
- Notes (citation):
Paulson, Ronald. "Hogarth's Graphic Works." The Print Room, 1989, London.
Title from catalogue raisonné.