December 1906 by edith Holden From The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady Advertisements
The Sun Had Closed The Winter’s Day” (1904) oil painting, By Joseph Farquharson. (1846-1935) Farquharson was Scottish painter,chiefly of landscapes.He is most famous for his snowy winter landscapes, often featuring sheep and often depicting dawn or dusk.
Collecting Wood for Winter. Illustration: Beatrix Potter.
If cold December gave you birth— The month of snow, and ice, and mirth— Place on your hand a turquoise blue, Success will bless whate’er you do. “A Gem for Every Month,”-Author unknown, c.1883 illustration: December 1906: Blackbird, Robin, Blue Tit, Ivy & Holly. ‘From ‘The Country Diary Of An […]
Frozen Out, (1866) by the Victorian English Landscapes and genre painter, George Dunlop Leslie. Leslie came from a family of artists: his father was notable genre painter Charles Robert Leslie and along with fellow artist James Hayllar, they painted Queen Victoria for her Golden Jubilee in 1887. Leslie was also […]
November. Illustration: Green Woodpecker from ‘The Country Diary Of An Edwardian Lady’ by Edith Holden.