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27th May 2022

So a couple of months ago High Street was reprinted at a very affordable price and we stock it in the shop. What is extraordinary is how things have changed in 85 years – we would never, ever put a butcher's shop on the front of a book, even if it's the rather more aesthetic game. And sadly many of the shops Ravilious painted have disappeared. However: if Tirzah Garwood could have had food delivered instead of spending hours and hours going shopping, she would have added an extra couple of hours to her day in which to paint. There's a thought.

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