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History of the Philharmonic society of London, via Archive.org

History of the Philharmonic society of London A record of a hundred years' work in the cause of music

Vauxhall gardens at night.  http://labelleassemblee.blogspot.co.uk/

Vauxhall gardens at night. With Fanny Burney in Cecila

"The Interior of the Rotunda at Ranelagh," by Giovanni Antonio Canal, Il Canaletto, c. 1751. From the book, Vauxhall Gardens, A History by David Coke and Alan Borg, published by Yale University Press, p. 164.

"The Interior of the Rotunda at Ranelagh Gardens, 1751

"Highest Life in London"  (1823) by I. Robert and George Cruikshank from "Tom and Jerry: Life in London" (©The British Library Board. All Rights Reserved 2010, Image ID: 064425)

"Highest Life in London" by I. Robert and George Cruikshank from "Tom and Jerry: Life in London" (©The British Library Board. All Rights Reserved Image ID:

Somerset House in the 1770’s, the height of Georgian London

Michelangelo’s Dream

Vauxhall Hall Gardens season ticket token. Demonstrates the heterogeneous lives of those mothers who relied on the charity of the Foundling Hospital.

Vauxhall Hall gardens season ticket token from the Foundling Museum

"Tom, Jerry and Logic making the most of an Evening at Vauxhall", by George Cruikshank, early 19th c.

"Tom, Jerry and Logic making the most of an Evening at Vauxhall", by George Cruikshank, early c.

Almack's Assembly Room painting by I.Robert and George Cruikshank entitled "Highest Life in London Tom and Jerry Sporting a Toe among the Corinthians at Almack's in the West."

Almack’s and its Snobbish Patronesses

Almack's Assembly Room painting by I.Robert and George Cruikshank entitled "Highest Life in London Tom and Jerry Sporting a Toe among the Corinthians at Almack's in the West.

Regency Personalities Series - Philharmonic Society of London,  6 February 1813-, via The Things That Catch My Eye.

Regency Personalities Series-Philharmonic Society of London

Regency Personalities Series - Philharmonic Society of London, 6 February via The Things That Catch My Eye.

Regency Ramble: What did Happen During the Regency?     Seven Dials - Parish of St. Giles - bad area of London

What did Happen During the Regency? Seven Dials - Parish of St. Giles - bad area of London. via Regency Ramble.

Almacks Club, C1815 Photograph  - Almacks Club, C1815 Fine Art Print

Almacks Club, C1815

Almacks Social Club, c 1815 (Regency Alternative to Parent's Homes- a place to escape one's parents--- and conventions)

To be considered accomplished in Regency England, a young gentlewoman must be proficient in playing an instrument and singing.

BF: What Thomasina SHOULD be doing. To be considered accomplished in Regency England, a young gentlewoman must be proficient in playing an instrument and singing.

Thomas Gainsborough (1727–1788) Captain William Wade 1771, oil on canvas 234.3 x 153 cm Accession number BATVG : P : 1988.1 Purchased with the assistance of the National Art Collections Fund and the National Heritage Memorial Fund, 1988; on loan to the Assembly Rooms, Bath Victoria Art Gallery, Bath

Image: oil painting full length portrait of an century gentleman in a fine red jacket with military medals, red breeches and a gold sil.

A Description of the Correct Method of Waltzing by Thomas Wilson, c. 1816

”A Description of the Correct Method of Waltzing“ von Thomas Wilson, 1816

Peter Norman. Giving up on his dreams to set a mark on human rights. The real story behind the statues.

The real story behind the statues.

Peter Norman. Giving up on his dreams to set a mark on human rights. The real story behind the statues.