2nd Earl of Essex – Under the Infrared

Ever wondered how a 16th century miniature portrait would react to copious amounts of radiation?Rather well it would seem.Paintings of this era are particularly good for infrared analysis, for their…

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The Demolition of Widey Court, 1954

Though first recorded in the Doomsday Book of 1086, Widey House became prominent during the English Civil War, when Prince Maurice and the Royalist army were stationed there. The historian…

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Derwentwater – Frank T. Carter (1853-1934)

 Lake Derwentwater seems to be an important subject for Carter, and he attempted this composition on multiple occasions. An identical but larger painting is displayed in the South Shields Museum…

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