The Crystal Palace. Promenade Music, No.1. Quadrille, by Barling. 3/. No.2 Polka,...Ling,...2/. No...2. Pr.2s.
London; John Shepherd, 98, Newgate Street. Stannard & Dixon. [n.d. c.1852.]
Lithograph. 348 x 235mm. 13¾ x 9¼". Nicks and tears around edges.
The Crystal Palace, erected for the Great Exhibition of 1851. Its expansive size enabled people who would never had entered a concert hall to enjoy classical music at far lower admission charge than was customary. The promenade concerts were extremely popular.
[Ref: 20690] £55.00