Reflections

Pugin and the Gothic Revival

March 1st marks the birthday of Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin (1812 –1852), the London-born architect, designer, artist and critic. Today Pugin is remembered for his role in championing the Gothic Revival style. From the Houses of Parliament to Alton Towers,… Read More ›

Secret History of Our Streets

  BBC2’s award winning series of The Secret History of Our Streets has returned with a second series focusing on three archetypal streets in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Aberdeen. Episode Two  features Glasgow’s Duke Street. To illustrate how Glasgow was laid out in Victorian… Read More ›

BBC2 Coast Series 9

In January the BBC filmed some of our beautiful aquatint etchings from A Voyage Round Great Britain by William Daniell and Richard Ayton, London, 1814-1825 for Series 9 of the popular BBC2 series Coast. A celebration of the rural coastline of… Read More ›

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