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Royal Aquarium, Westminster. Agnes Beckwith, c. 1885

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PressmarkEvan.339
Heading or VenueRoyal Aquarium
PlaceLondon, Westminster
TitleRoyal Aquarium Westminster. Agnes Beckwith, the greatest lady swimmer in the world. Waltzing. Swimming with hands and feet tied. Walking the water. The propeller. Patronized by their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Wales and family. Daily at 5.30 & 9.15. Admission 1s/- from Aquarium or annexe, children half price
Size77 cm.
Date[1885?]
Imprint[London] : Tom Merry, Lith. 58 West Square, London, S.E.
NotesThe Royal Aquarium later became known as the Imperial Theatre. - Agnes Beckwith performed at Hengler's Cirque in Liverpool in 1887 and was Champion Lady Swimmer of the World
GenrePoster
SubjectSwimming; Circus performers
NamesBeckwith, Agnes
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