Alan Sorrell's 'The Long Journey', 1936, signed and dated, pencil, ink and gouache on paper

Sorrell On Sorrell

To mark the opening of 'Alan Sorrell: A Life Reconstructed', Alan Powers reminisces with Richard Sorrell about his father’s life and work

Posted on 24 October 2013 in The SOANE Magazine
Drawing of No. 13 Lincoln's Inn Fields showing a couple looking out from the loggia

‘Crude Hints’

In 1812-13, while Soane was rebuilding No.13 Lincoln's Inn Fields, he wrote a description of it called 'Crude Hints Towards an history of my house', in which he imagines it as a ruined building. Helen Dorey explains why

Posted on 07 August 2013 in The SOANE Magazine