Fantastic time at the Ashmolean. Great exhibit: ANTINOUS: A BOY MADE GOD IN THE ROMAN EMPIRE.
We should breathe the odour of roses for all eternity.
tr. by Willard R. Trask, from “The Black Swan,” wr. c. 1954
Wollerton Old Hall, English Rose
He shaved the faces of gentlemen, who never thereafter were heard of again…
Very cool design.
Details from St Thomas Church, Oxford. Founded by the monks of Oseney Abbey in the 12th century.