Regency board game - The New Board Game of Virtue Rewarded and Vice Punished, via 2 Nerdy History Girls
Vauxhall Gardens by Thomas Rowlandson, 1808
"Elinor was obliged to assist in making a whist table for the others" (Sense and Sensibility, ch 26). Pictured: whist counters, late 18th/early 19th century, porcelain, Germany.
This woman is a Turkish figure made at Bow porcelain factory in London. She is probably a copy of an original crafted by the German manufacturer Meissen. Their artists were inspired by exotic images of the near East recorded by French visitors during the 18th century. c.1765. Ceramics and glass project digital image
This 1821 watercolour by Robert Blemmell Schnebbelie, records celebrations held at the Drury Lane Theatre in London.