News: In June 1557 Edmund Allin, his wife and five others were burnt at the stake, where Drakes pub now stands in Fairmeadow, Maidstone, for refusing to accept Catholicism.
Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Author Topic: Broadstairs postcards  (Read 1339 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

Offline FolkestoneMike

  • Newbie
  • *
  • Posts: 1
  • Appreciation 0
Broadstairs postcards
« Reply #1 on: August 26, 2015, 09:21:47 »
Dear Monkton Malc

A friend has recently acquired an oil painting precisely the same as your postcard.  (Yorkgate 1798)

I am trying to identify the artist of the painting, which we hope was the source of the image on the postcard.

The bookshop opposite the hotel, up the hill and round the corner from the Gate, in Broadstairs, sells the same postcards for 2.50.  But, they are recent copies done by Judges of Hastings.

Can you help in any way with any information.



BloQcs design by Bloc
SMF 2.0.11 | SMF © 2015, Simple Machines