Further Afield

At last! Out of the City..

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I spent some time grappling with the merits of contemporary sculpture at Storm King Sculpture Park.

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Louise Bourgeois:

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We enjoyed a perfect al fresco lunch at a Gothic Revival home called The Vyne. Unfortunately, I was so busy heaping my plate with pasta salad that I failed to take a photo with my phone. After lunch we traveled further North to a grand old Dutch home called Wynkoop House, built in 1767.

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We visited five houses yesterday AND enjoyed an evening lecture AND a lively supper at the Beekman Arms in Rhinebeck. Today we’re off to Val-Kill, Top Cottage, and the Beatrix Farrand Gardens (!!!) This obsessive gardener is looking forward to the latter…

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