Tag Archives: interiors

Outside it’s grey skies, but inside it’s . . . . . . more grey?

Fashions and trends, and, what’s in and what’s not, isn’t just for clothing, but also interiors. Now I suppose I am a little old fashioned as I have never invested either time or money in the idea that your home … Continue reading

Posted in Contemporary Culture & Design | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 15 Comments

Oxburgh Hall Part 2 – Interiors, ground floor

Following on from Oxburgh Hall Part 1 let’s now take a tour of the interior of this National Trust moated manor house. As we wander through the ground floor rooms we find essentially a nineteenth-century, neo-Gothic revival aesthetic. As with any property … Continue reading

Posted in Art History, Interesting buildings, Norfolk | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Decorative – A Dirty Word

Last November Philip Hook, a senior director at the famous auction house Sotheby’s, published his book about the art business. “Breakfast at Sotheby’s: An A-Z of the Art World” is partly about the art market – the money side, and … Continue reading

Posted in Art History | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 6 Comments