Jane Wildgoose – Strandline

In Pursuit of the Ferrous Foliage of John Hemmings Woodward: From a Foundry on Wych Street to Arson in Eaton Square, Via a Museum in St James’s.

An intricate Victorian ironwork picture-frame is the starting point for Jane Wildgoose’s pursuit of her great-grandfather, its maker. Presenting work in progress, she discovers the firm her ancestor worked for on Wych Street, and reflects on the role of his handiwork in the lives of herself and her father.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s