Initially a favourite model, she became an accomplished and original painter in watercolours, whose works were seen across Europe and in the US.
A rich and successful painter of portraits during the Belle Époque, did he paint any proper fine art?
No snow here this Christmas, just lots of wind. But here are some seasonal images.
Images of the remarkable Lily Crucifix in Godshill Parish Church, Isle of Wight, which was spared removal during the Reformation. It dates from the early Renaissance, c 1450.
you can see the Isle of Wight for ever: a panorama.
The Isle of Wight is, I believe, the closest that the UK gets to the Mediterranean. You can […]
Two pervasive problems make country walking unpleasant at this time of year (Jan-Feb): mud and fences. They are of course linked, because without fences there would be little mud, and without mud, fences would be less of a problem.