Sunday, 26 August 2012

Some of John Singer Sargent female portraits

This portrait of Lady Agnew (Gertrude Vernon ) painted by Singer Sargent in 1892. Confirmed her of one of Edwardian society's leading beauties. It was exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1898.
The painting is now in the National gallery of Scotland in Edinburgh.

This portrait of Mrs Joshua Montgomery Sears painted by Sargent in 1889. Sarah was a painter & photographer herself. In later life became an art collector and a patron of the arts. This painting is now in the Museum of fine arts in Houston Texas.

The Acheson sisters Painted by Sargent in 1902 the portrait  is in the Devonshire collection at Chatsworth house in Derbyshire England. The Grandmother of the three sisters was the Duchess of Devonshire.

Monday, 20 August 2012

Mechanical dolls shot by Tim Walker.

Amazing Mechanical Dolls story shot by Tim Walker for Italian Vogue.

Friday, 10 August 2012

Love magazine issue 8, Downton Abbey cover stars

The latest issue of Love magazine, issue 8 is now on the newsstands. Featuring great cover shots of the Downton Abbey stars  shot by Mert & Marcus.