Sunday, 15 May 2016

Archdale Watercolours

PETER ARCHDALE HAS SENT ME TWO WATERCOLOURS PAINTED AT CASTLE ARCHDALE IN 1895


The Rock Garden

The Rock Garden was painted by Beatrice Emma Parsons in 1895.

Manor House: front lawn

The painting above depicted the view from the front of the manor house in 1895.

There used to be a tennis-court here.

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Beatrice Emma Parsons (1869-1955) was a sister of Karl Parsons, the stained-glass artist.

First published in August, 2011.

1 comment :

flowers on my table said...

Lovely, very naturalistic planting. Linda