Well I Never!

Browsing through my page likes on FB, and the National Gallery popped up with an advert  for their new exhibition about the connections between painters and the paintings they possessed:  'Painters' Paintings'. This  Titian:  'Portrait of Gerolamo (?) Barbarigo' was the image they used: I recognised this and was here wondering where on earth I'd … Continue reading Well I Never!

It’s not just me who loves Turner then!

Being an ex-banker, I still take an interest on monetary issues and the announcement yesterday that he and the Fighting Temeraire are going on the new £20 note made me very happy indeed! Went to the National Gallery today and spent some time in room 34 and their Turners. Enjoyed his early work Dutch Boats … Continue reading It’s not just me who loves Turner then!