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Forever blowing bubbles

It was the BIBA of its age. As one commentator put it “All the world and his wife is visiting Dr Dresser’s shop”. Continue reading

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Her name means A Beautiful Woman has Arrived

Her hat’s a bit dinged up, but she is undoubtedly beautiful, despite missing an eye. She is, or was, Nefertiti — and if her portrait bust is a true likeness, she outshines Elizabeth Taylor’s Cleopatra, the Mona Lisa, the Rococo … Continue reading

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