12 September 2016

In August, on our way south from Edinburgh, we visited the newly reopened York City Art Gallery. It is amazing! Stuffed full of the weird and wonderful and a photographer's dream. This is what York...

DSC04222 EditStill having a lovely time in Dumfries and Galloway.

We visited (again) Broughton House. The home of ‘Glasgow Boy’ EA Hornel, it sits in a Japanese-inspired garden and hosts an impressive collection of art.

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Edward Atkinson Hornel 1864-1933) specialised in painting females, particularly young girls. He had a very distinctive artistic style; once seen, never forgotten. I have included one of his paintings in the image gallery.

The garden is lovely, by the way, and worth visiting for that alone.

 

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Edward Atkinson Hornel

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