PURBECK ARCADIA Dunshay Manor & the Spencer Watsons
Ilay Cooper

Una Russell & Audrey Grindrod

RENA GARDINER, Artist Printmaker
Julian Francis & Martin Andrews

News from Dovecote

‘Capability’ Brown in 2016

A BRUSH WITH BROWN, THE LANDSCAPES OF ‘CAPABILITY’ BROWN A contemporary of ‘Capability’ Brown’s once said to him, ‘I very earnestly wish I may die before you, Mr Brown.’ ‘Why so?’ he replied. ‘Because I would... read more

New edition of Dorset: The Isle of Purbeck by Rena Gardiner

Our new edition of Rena Gardiner’s celebrated illustrated portrait of the Isle of Purbeck will be published in the spring of 2016. The artist and printmaker Rena Gardiner’s four books about Dorset are now regarded as some of the most unusual books about... read more

Perceptive review for ‘The Starlight Years’

The latest issue of Perspective contains a lengthy and perceptive review by James Stevens Curl, of which the following is an extract: ‘This extraordinary book contains samples of the paintings, drawings, and writings of Edward Fell Scott-Snell (1912-88) and... read more