In fact, twice in one day because I can’t resist: a scrapbook of Instagram pretties: Schiaparelli dresses from @the_corsetedbeauty;
an Evelyn Dunbar sketch from @designfortoday;
an elegant doodle from @garancedore;
marmalade jars and the delightful National Trust home of Standen from phil._.b;
dogs on the beach from @thewomensroomblog
After a sunny afternoon walking (and possible getting a bit too hot), and hiding in a cafe with asparagus soup and Sachertorte to recover, a walk in Vienna brings you to this
and this (flute and violin duo doing Michael Jackson hits just out of sight)
and then this.
Volksgarten and Burggarten, Vienna June 2017.
Like stars upon some gloomy grove. George Herbert
Evening, you gather back all that dazzling dawn you put asunder. Sappho
Lloyd Park, May 2017.
One of my favourite engravers, he was particularly good at readers and the thick summer countryside.
I like the surprising drama of Sussex skies. April 2017.
With hieroglyphs of bushes and trees /
they write and write, /
now pressing on their pens, now not /
Ah on wet paper /
with an invisible brush /
On the soft, rice-like air.
Olga Sedokova. Photos Prague, 2017.