Archive | January, 2009

La Bayadere (The Temple Dancer)

January 17, 2009

Comments Off on La Bayadere (The Temple Dancer)

Thursday 15th January 2009 It’s mid-Jaunary. The lustre of the Christmas holidays seems long behind us, ominous “thundersnow” looms on the horizon and one of Degas’s Petite danseur bronze’s comes up for auction at a very well-out-of-reach estimate of £12m. Anyway, where would I put it ? What’s needed is a diversion, and the sights […]

Continue reading...