Only Connect - Madame Vestris <> Leigh Hunt

How are these sitters connected?

The connection
Actress and singer Eliza Vestris advanced James Henry Leigh Hunt £100 for his play, A Legend of Florence. She believed that the fee entitled her to change the structure and plot.

Find out more about Vestris connections with co-curator Peter Sheppard Skaerved

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