Full-length portrait of Hester Booth (c.

1690-1773), dancer and actress most famous for her role as Harlequin. She appears in the patchwork coloured dress against a stage setting.


Private collection.

V&A (Victoria and Albert Museum)

Cromwell Road, London, Greater London, SW7 2RL
020 7942 2000

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