Today’s Dog Of The Week is brought to you by Mr Bruce (as named on the back of the picture). It’s unclear whether this is one of Peggy’s own drawings. Any guesses on the breed?
Category Archives: Dog of the Week
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is the The Saluki, modelled by Peter or Paddy!
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Dachshund, modelled by Chips.
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is the Bull Terrier, modelled by either Peter or Jill!
The Golden Retriever
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Golden Retriever, modelled by Leo.
Today’s Dog Of The Week, as sketched by Peggy, is The Alsatian, modelled by Bobby.
This week’s Dog Of The Week portrait, as sketched by Peggy, is The Greyhound.
Irish Terrier Portrait
Peggy was a keen artist and a few of her sketches were found among her belongings after she died. In case you’ve missed the Dog of the Week posts from her diary, I will post one of her own drawings every Saturday. Here is her Irish Terrier, as modelled by Peter!
December 19th 1936
Diary sub-note: Ember Day 1851. Turner, painter, died S.R. 8.2, S.S. 3.53 Went for a long walk. Joan Francam came. Said goodbye to Mlle Pâsch & Miss Hope-Jones. Raphael & Madie & Rose went home for the hols. Diary footnote, accompanied by a photograph of two Samoyed: THE SAMOYED: The prototype of a group ofContinue reading “December 19th 1936”
December 12th 1936
Diary sub-note: 1882. City of London School opened S.R. 7.56, S.S. 3.51 Daddie’s birthday.David to be called Mr Edward Windsor. We went shopping & Marjorie & I bought Leslie’s present. Bought English papers. Diary footnote, accompanied by a photograph of a St. Bernard: THE ST. BERNARD. These great dogs have a romantic connection with theContinue reading “December 12th 1936”