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Thursday, April 26, 2012
Notes from Sherringham
Courtesy Deposit Photos & Chiffa
Please visit each Monday when new “Notes from Sherringham” will appear, offering behind-the-scenes glimpses into the creation of Shades of the Past.Topics will include: Vintage photography and the inspiration for Aunt Gwen (Julia Cameron);Gothic Revival Architecture and the real-life rooms, buildings and mausoleum that appear in Shades; Aunt Gwen’s will (Pompeii and the Cameo Factory); the Viscount’s favorite treat, Fat Rascals (recipe and adaptations culled from the “correspondence” between Vanessa and Cissy who became great friends); Victorian memory albums; riding side-saddle and more.