1760 London

Society of Artists of Great Britain Exhibition

Held at the Society of the Encouragement of Arts, &c., in the Strand opposite Beaufort Street, in the Great Room (eighty feet by forty feet). Ran for a fortnight. Open to the public from 9am to 2pm. Contained 130 works by 69 exhibitors.
Total catalogue sales were 6,582, leading Luckhurst to estimate 20,000 visitors. £100 balance from sale of catalogues

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