Anthony Theakston Ceramics - New Work 2014.
'Penny for the Guy' ~ Bonfire Night, or Guy Fawkes night: 'Remember, remember, the 5th of November ... '
like the idea of using rags, bits of ripped, worn fabric - bits of frayed cloth, yellowing sheets, opaque tights etc etc
cecile perra [link to series of images/designs + link to cecile perra's flickr photostream]
Artist Journal by Gerard Lange http://www.gerardlange.com/PortfolioPages/JRNL/JRNL.html:
The joint tomb of the founders of the Tudor dynasty: Henry VII & Elizabeth of York Tomb. Westminster Abbey.
Artist Annie Montgomerie
Eleanor of Aquitaine's effigy at Fontrevault. Queen of France and England, she was known for her passion for reading
This is the death mask of England's King Henry VII (the father of King Henry VIII), who was the first Tudor monarch and reigned from 1485 to 1509. It is said to be the finest death mask in existence. It's also unusual in that his eyes are open.