The Wunderkammer of the Mild Colonial Boy, Esq., a Reactionary Tory Gentleman, who armed only with a Steampowered Babbage Engine and Pure Intentions, wanders the Time Streams and Aetheric Plane gathering an Eccentric Hodgepodge of Curiousities, Frivolities, Whimsicalities and Nonsense.
Q. Why is your Tumblelog called "My Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning"?
A. Because "My Grandmother's Ear-Trumpet Has Been Struck by Lightning" wouldn't fit in the available space.
England’s Glemham Hall features 18th and 18th Century art pieces enlarged to cover the walls - This room features Madame de Pompadour at Her Tambour Frame (1763–64) by François-Hubert Drouais. Photographed by Tim Walker for W Magazine, April 2011.