the Pipe and Tabor compendium

the Pipe and Tabor compendium

essays on the three-hole pipe

Europe history: Street entertainers

dancing dogs
[with other animals]
gallery

 

Pipe and tabor players have used animals to attract the public.

 

 

 
medievalmedieval end 13th centuryend 13th century Artois, France
  1300-13251300-1325
  unknown1500 underside of plate Portugal wall tiles18th century Portugal wall tiles
 
1765 1780's
 
late 18th centurylate 18th century playbill 1786 1791 1792
1794 1796
 

17971797 [ in colour here ]

early 19th century 1822
1822 1828
1824 18481828 London
  story1838-9
 
18491849
 
Spainin Spain VictorianVictorian, Dutch unknownunknown child with hurdy gurdy adult
1881 story 1881 story
 
toy[unknown] 1886 1887 Christmas card1887 Christmas card
   

 


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