Growing old disgracefully and still life.

It has to be said that it was old Garl Furtling who set me off with this particular train of thought. He has produced some wonderful paintings, for forty years young ladies almost fought to be painted by him; indeed I think he painted every leading lady from every theatrical performance in the city over … More Growing old disgracefully and still life.

Whisper it softly

  The Pillared Court in Port Naain is one of our lesser known architectural beauties. It forms part of the building that houses the Council of Sinecurists, the wealthy and philanthropic men and women who aspire to govern the city. Obviously they need time away from the Council Chamber to ponder matters of weight. Equally … More Whisper it softly