It may be hard for an egg to turn into a bird: it would be a jolly sight harder for it to learn to fly while remaining an egg. We are like eggs at present. And you cannot go on indefinitely being just an ordinary, decent egg. We must be hatched or go bad.
C. S. Lewis
Changes are happening within Robana - COMING SOON
Goldilocks eating the bear’s porridge.
Image taken from: A Child’s Book of Stories.
Illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith, 1913
Robin Hood and Guy of Gisborne fighting.
Image taken from Robin Hood and his Merry Men by Walter Crane, 1915.
Peter Pan flying through the air.
Image taken from The Peter Pan Picture Book. By Alice B. Woodward and Daniel O’Connor, (an amended version of The Peter-Pan Keepsake) 1907
The East offering its riches to Britannia.
Allegorical ceiling piece commissioned by the East India Company in 1777 for the Revenue Committee Room in East India House.
Oil on canvas.