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 P√Ęsch & 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 5th 1936

Diary sub-note: 1870. Alexandre Dumas, novelist, died Moon: Last Quarter, 6.20 p.m. S.R. 7.48, S.S. 3.52 More about David in the papers. Case hopeless, he has not decided yet. Had drawing first lesson. Diary footnote, accompanied by a photograph of a Sealyham: THE SEALYHAM. Fashion in dogs change, and in terriers perhaps most of all,Continue reading “December 5th 1936”