Rysbrack - Chiswick Gardens J980083
CHISWICK HOUSE, London. " A View of the Patte d'oie with the Bagnio and the Domed Building " c1728-9 by Pieter Andreas RYSBRACK (1690-1748). Shows statue of Samson slaying the Philistine, the Casina (the Bagnio) and domed Pagan Temple or Pantheon.
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Avenue, Dutch, Garden, Georgian, Paintings, Shadow, Tree
Lingering Garden, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
Lingering Garden (Liu Yuan) is a renowned classical Chinese garden. It is located at 338 Liuyuan Rd. Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China. It is recognized with other classical Suzhou gardens as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In 1997, the garden, along with other classical gardens in Suzhou, was recorded by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. The garden also stores two UNESCO Intangible World Heritage Arts; Pingtan and Guqin music.
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Samuel John Govier 's photographic van by an unidentified cottage, presumably in West Cornwall. Early 1900s
Samuel John Govier (1871-1967) was a pioneering photographer in the late 19th and early 20th century in Cornwall. In the early years he travelled on his bicycle or in a horse drawn van before setting up in a studio in Chacewater in 1907. Later, he also had a studio in St Agnes. In retirement he became a grocer in Chacewater where he lived. In retirement he became a grocer in Chacewater where he lived. His father, Samuel Govier , is standing in the van doorway with a dog and his mother, Annie, is facing the cottage. His sister, Bessie (who later became Mrs Bessie Olver) is though to be standing next to the horse and trap on the right hand side of the photograph. Photograph from the Govier family album. Photographer: Samuel John Govier .
© RIC, photographer Govier