Sunday, December 3, 2017

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Sunday, October 1, 2017

Sunday, September 17, 2017

Sunday, August 6, 2017

St Wendreda's Church in March, Cambridgeshire


 Medieval glory for over 1,000 years with its magnificent double-hammer beam roof and 120 carved angels it is regarded as one of the best of its kind anywhere.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Edward Burne-Jones


Mosaic of The Angelus at St Paul's Within the Walls, the American Episcopal Church in Rome.

Sunday, June 4, 2017

Thinking Outside the Box - MET NYC - Quintessence Blog post



Another favorite was this amazing casket which was made in 1875 or 1876 for the famous R. & S. Garrard & Co., Crown Jewellers from 1843 until 2007. Donated by Mercedes Bass, this piece is made of Macassar ebony, silver-gilt and gorgeous shell cameos. Victorians, never known to skimp on the details, frequently bejeweled their possessions. Garrard must have ordered an enormous number of cameos from a Neopolitan workshop for this case.

Margaret Hogret and Digital collage. Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg ~ Morning Toilet (1841) - Reflection -