Saturday, 8 September 2007

WILLIAM HOGARTH PAINTED SOUTHWARK FAIR IN 1735



A little bit of research shows that William Hogarth did, indeed, paint Southwark Fair in 1735, and it looked a lot like this:
And the corresponding mural refers to it. Is that a mural suspended in the top right of the
painting? Can you suspend a mural? It's a meta mural. Meta meta mural. For Facts.
Back to the mural mural mural, mural, my favourite characters are the levitating breakdancers on the left. WHAT ARE YOURS?

2 comments:

daniel! said...

i like the saxaphone player that appears to be claire.

Wolfgang Moneypenny said...

Hi there, are you still in the Elephant area? I have an event you may be interested in.