May’s object of the month is the portrait of Shaw by Augustus John that now hangs in the Dining Room here at Shaw’s Corner. Shaw sat for it in May 1915, and was not content with being a passive sitter. … Continue reading
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Tagged 1915, Artists, Augusuts John, George Bernard Shaw, Ireland, Shaw's Corner, Vintage Photographs
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We love it when it snows here at Shaw’s Corner! The Shaws loved trees, and the garden is full of yew trees, cedars and pines that have kept their leaves all winter, alongside dramatic shapes of the oaks, limes and … Continue reading
Today is the 158th birthday of Charlotte Francis Shaw; suffragist, nationalist, translator, friend and supporter of some of the most famous people of the twentieth century and incidentally, wife of George Bernard Shaw. Charlotte was born in Ireland in 1857, … Continue reading