Tag Archives: Scotland

1923: Ivory, Apes and Peacocks

John McKirdy Duncan: Ivory, Apes and Peacocks (also known as The Queen of Sheba) (1923)

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1913: The Sands at Machrihanish

John Campbell Mitchell: The Sands at Machrihanish (1913)

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1863: Sheep in a Boat

Rosa Bonheur: Changing Pastures (1863)

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1890: Oak and Mistletoe

George Henry and E. A. Hornel: Druids Bringing In The Mistletoe (1890) The painting follows the description of Pliny the Elder (1st century AD) in describing the ritual of oak and mistletoe: HISTORICAL FACTS CONNECTED WITH THE MISTLETOE The Druids—for … Continue reading

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1920: Edinburgh

Alfred G. Buckham: Aerial view of Edinburgh (c. 1920)

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2013: Murmuration

Owen Humphries: A murmuration of starlings in Rigg near Gretna, Dumfriesshire, Scotland – November 26, 2013. (source)

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1909: Heptu Bidding Farewell to the City of Obb

John Duncan: Heptu Bidding Farewell to the City of Obb (1909)

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