Tag Archives: Allan Ramsay

Anne Bayne of Duddingston Loch

Anne loved the Artist Allan Ramsay who painted her with such tenderness. At the time before their marriage he travelled through Italy. Anne would have felt alone with her thoughts and love for him. Before their marriage in 1739 Allan spent time in Rome learning the Rococo style of painting that inspired his own work. […]
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A lighter enlightenment

Photograph taken by Cheri Lucas Rowlands Light bounces of each brick to defy the emptiness of the tunnel in the photograph.   This image could work in a gallery as it has depth beyond the bricks and mortar.  It reminds me of the colonnades outside the Uffizi where I stood in the rain waiting to see […]
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