Wolf Suschitzky Charing Cross Road, London, 1937 It fascinated me that people spent such a long time going through the secondhand books left for them in front of the many book shops. Did they hope to find a valuable first edition or just an interesting book to read?
Robert Hannaford (1944 - ) | Hans-charcoal-and-chalk-1969 | Artist's friend || Whilst living in Melbourne '69 - '73 I met and drew an old man called Hans Kreffle who lived in an old folks home nearby. He was a ww1 German army veteran before jumping ship in Australia in the 1920's. We became life friends until his death in 1975.
Detail of a bas-de-page scene of a woman at a spinning wheel, with a man seated nearby on the ground, and a monstrous bird in a tree. Dated to last quarter of 13th or first quarter of the 14th century. France, S. (Toulouse?)