Books
16 June 2003
A year or two ago, the statue of Sir Joshua Reynolds in front of the Royal Academy suddenly acquired a garland of...
Books
24 June 2002
Sir Edwin Lutyens once told the Architectural Association: "I advise everyone to build a house at 19. It's such good...
Books
05 November 2001
Is this volume really necessary? Five hundred pages for a woman whose only achievement was collecting art? Moreover, a...
Books
09 October 2000
When did Mo Mowlam officially become a saint? Was it when she had her brain tumour? Or when she visited the Maze prison...
Food and Drink
12 June 2000
Are we ready to look back at Francis Bacon? It is only eight years since he died, and most of the posthumous attention...
21 June 1999
What do women want? This is a question that has troubled great minds for centuries, and fortunately I can now provide...