My Lockdown Life: Day 499

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) John Leech’s “Sincere Grief at the Destruction of the Crystal Palace” (1851) from Punch (vol. 21, p. 177)(coloured)(personal copy of Punch) Banners on Piccadilly are part of “Piccadilly Art Takeover” sponsored by the Royal Academy and Art of London PHOTO LOCATION Intersection of Piccadilly and St. James’s Street, St. James’s, London

My Lockdown Life: Day 497

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) John Leech’s “Protection to Barristers” (1851) from Punch (vol. 21, p. 32)(coloured)(personal copy of Punch) PHOTO LOCATION Prince Street, Deptford, London THOUGHTS As I approach the 500th post in a row, I am starting to think of ways to change this endeavour – link it more to my research. So I am spendingContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 497”

My Lockdown Life: Day 488

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) John Leech’s “Interesting” (1852) from Punch (vol. 22, p. 22)(coloured)(personal photo of personal copy of Punch) PHOTO LOCATION Burleigh Street, Covent Garden, London THOUGHTS As I slowly approach my 500th daily image/post, I am trying to think of ways to mix things up. I might try the occasional animation. I chose to animateContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 488”

My Lockdown Life: Day 486

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) Cuthbert Bede RA’s [aka Edward Bradley] “Portrait of a Distinguished Photographer” (1853) from Punch (vol. 24, p. 208)(coloured)(personal photo of personal copy of Punch) PHOTO LOCATION Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London THOUGHTS I adore how type from the previous page bleeds through on the figure of the photographer. The words come from aContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 486”

My Lockdown Life: Day 483

COLLAGE SOURCE(S) John Tenniel’s “Donnybrook Fair Under the New Lord Lieutenant” (1852) from Punch (vol. 22, p. 134)(coloured)(personal photo of personal copy of Punch) UpTownDancing by Vanessa Jackson RA (1 of 13)- pedestrian crossing art on Regent Street St. James’s, West End, which is part of “Piccadilly Art Takeover” sponsored by the Royal Academy andContinue reading “My Lockdown Life: Day 483”