Monday, December 30, 2013

"The Music of the Woods"


Edward Atkinson Hornel  1864-1933

The next post here will be on Friday 3rd January.
The new blog POETRY AND PROSE - MY CHOICE  begins that day -

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Sunday, December 29, 2013

Saturday, December 28, 2013

"In the Orchard"


James Guthrie  1859-1930

NEW - beginning on Friday 3rd January
POETRY AND PROSE - MY CHOICE

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Sunday, December 22, 2013

"Adoration of the Shepherds"


Domenico Ghirlandaio  1449-94

The next post here will be on Friday 27th December
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Thursday, December 19, 2013

Monday, December 16, 2013

Saturday, December 14, 2013

"Hove Beach"


John Constable  1776-1837

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Friday, December 13, 2013

Thursday, December 12, 2013

Monday, December 9, 2013

Saturday, December 7, 2013

"Rides on the Sand"


Anton Mauve  1838-88

Beginning today on My Own Selection, a series of paintings by the Impressionists

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Friday, December 6, 2013

Sunday, December 1, 2013

Tuesday, November 26, 2013

Saturday, November 23, 2013

"Still Life"


Clara Peeters 1585-1655

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Tomorrow - Caterina Sforza by Lorenzo di Credi

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Friday, November 22, 2013

"The Two Sisters"


Jean-Honore Fragonard 1732-1806

Tomorrow - Still Life by Clara Peeters

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Thursday, November 21, 2013

PAINTINGS BY LOUISE RAYNER 1832-1924

"Church Street, Warwick with a view of St. Mary's Church"


This painting is the last in the series by Louise Rayner.
Tomorrow - "The Two Sisters" by Jean-Honore Fragonard

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Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Monday, November 18, 2013

Sunday, November 17, 2013

Saturday, November 16, 2013

Friday, November 15, 2013

APOLOGIES

There will be no post here today. I'm hoping to be able to continue within the next few days.

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JOHN'S QUIET CORNER
has been updated today

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Wednesday, November 13, 2013

PAINTINGS BY LOUISE RAYNER 1832-1924

"Durham Cathedral from Framwellgate Bridge"


Tomorrow - Minster Street, Salisbury

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Tuesday, November 12, 2013

PAINTINGS BY LOUISE RAYNER 1832-1924

"East Gate, Warwick"


Tomorrow - Durham Cathedral from Framwellgate Bridge

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Monday, November 11, 2013

Sunday, November 10, 2013

Saturday, November 9, 2013

PAINTINGS BY LOUISE RAYNER 1832-1924

Today's painting is the first of twelve which will be posted here during the next fortnight

"John Knox’s House, Edinburgh"


Tomorrow - Broad Street, Bristol

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Thursday, November 7, 2013

"The Pyramids Road, Gizah"


Edward Lear 1812-88

The second series of JOHN'S QUIET CORNER begins tomorrow

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Wednesday, November 6, 2013

"The Golden Bough"


Joseph Mallord William Turner 1775-1851

Aeneas the Trojan hero consults the prophetess Sybil to aid him visiting his dead father in the Underworld

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