Young Hernandez, at Astley's Amphitheatre, illustration from 'The Illustrated London News', 1849
English School, (19th century). Medium: engraving. Date: 1849. Young Hernandez (1832-1861) was a famous American circus rider. Astley's Amphitheatre was near Waterloo Bridge and the best known circus of its day. Provenance: Private Collection.
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