Monthly Archives: August 2015

New book ‘The Georgian Menagerie’ by Christopher Plumb

‘The Georgian Menagerie’, a book by Christopher Plumb tells of exotic animals in the streets of 18th century London. All kinds of animals could be bought in the Strand, mostly imported from ‘the Empire’. My grandmother kept a bear and … Continue reading

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Jean-Etienne Liotard at The Royal Academy

‘Young Woman in a Turkish Interior’ counterproof on paper. I am very excited that one of my favourite artists is being exhibited at the Royal Academy this Autumn. This artist was such an extraordinary man who embraced the Turkish style … Continue reading

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