St Bartholomew Fair, West Smithfield, City of London

RIBApix ref no RIBA15428
Artist/PhotographerPugin, Augustus Charles (c. 1769-1832)
Rowlandson, Thomas (1756-1827)
CountryUK: England
CityLondon
Subject Date1808
Image Date1800
ViewExterior
MediumPrint
Library ReferenceEW E.e.315/1
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes SOURCE: R. Ackermann. The Microcosm of London (London, 1835), vol. I, pl. 8 NOTES: This, one of London's pre-eminent Charter fairs, took place on 24 August from 1133 to 1855 within the precincts of the Priory of St Bartholomew at West Smithfield.

Subject tags

Temporary structures, fairs