• Art report / England 1

    3 monthes ago - By Art With a Needle

    Seeing photos last week of the Trumps' gala dinner at Blenheim Palace, outside of London, reminded me of our visit to Blenheim Palace a couple of years ago, during which we saw some Serious Art - and I never got around to writing about it. So here's my belated report to you.
    NYTimes photo
    The fabulously grand Blenheim Palace was built about 300 years ago as a gift from Queen Anne to John Churchill, the first Duke of Marlborough, who led British forces in the Battle of Blenheim, which won the War of the Spanish Succession. Winston Churchill, whose father was the third son of the current...
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