Fourth Earl of Orford in Hampton?, MIddlesex - 1 September, 1795, at night

from Letter from Horace Walpole to Mary Berry, 1-2 September 1795, page 363:

I was last night at Mrs. Sutton’s. There was not an inundation of people, as I feared, chiefly Hampton courtiers and its excrescences, Dutch and French. There was a little music, Miss Broadie sung and played, and so did another, a man, and there was a large supper, at which I left them

cite as

Horace Walpole, Letter from Horace Walpole to Mary Berry, 1-2 September 1795. In Mrs. Paget Toynbee (ed.), The Letters of Horace Walpole, Fourth Earl of Orford, volume 15 (Oxford, 1905), p. 363. accessed: 25 February, 2024

location of experience: Hampton?, MIddlesex


Fourth Earl of Orford
patron of the arts, Politician, Writer

Listening to

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Unspecified vocal and instrumental music performed by An unnamed man, Miss Broadie

Experience Information

Date/Time 1 September, 1795, at night
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by lcc5 on Thu, 23 Aug 2018 12:51:39 +0100
Approved on Thu, 30 Aug 2018 15:47:11 +0100