Merry Christmas and Happy New Year!

I wish you a Merry Christmas and Happy New Year through modern British paintings! Christmas will be muted for most of us this year and few will be sorry to see 2020 come to an… View Post

Autumn is in the Air!

As September proceeds, there is a definite feel of Autumn in the air. Bessie MacNicol (1869-1904) captures the season’s warm sunshine and the turning of leaves from green to copper in Autumn of about 1898.… View Post

Unlimited Exercise

Now that we’re allowed to take unlimited exercise outdoors, join me in admiring others doing just that, via works in public collections. With members of your household and still complying with social distancing, let’s extend… View Post

Post-lockdown Plans

Now that the UK government has announced its conditional strategy to re-open society in England, join me in making post-lockdown plans via works in public collections. The first place to which many of us will… View Post