★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge
~ Retrospectives / ~ Things of the Past

★ The World’s Most Beautiful Eggs: The Genius of Faberge

★ Not a new documentary, but an absolutely wonderful one – the BBC’s fascinating 2013 account of the life and work of Russian jeweller, Carl Faberge, is currently available to watch on iPlayer. Called ‘The World’s Most Beautiful… Continue reading

★ ‘Portrait of a Lady as Flora’ by Nattier
~ Arts and Culture / ~ Things of the Past

★ ‘Portrait of a Lady as Flora’ by Nattier

★ One of the things I love about art is that no matter how many paintings I see or artists I research, there never ceases to be another beautiful discovery just around the corner. And here’s another. Currently in the Museum of John Paul II Collection at the Porczyński Gallery in… Continue reading