A Trek to The Met

A Trek to The Met »

18 Apr, 2021
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"I made my way to 'Goya’s Graphic Imagination'. To my delight, the royals, majas and partisans all remained in the Prado. This exhibit consisted mostly of The Met’s more upbeat collection of his drawings and etchings. An incisive graphic chronicler of his time, Goya would have relished chronicling the Covid vibe"

EUGENIA MARTINEZ DE IRUJO, A WORKING DUCHESS AND THEN SOME

EUGENIA MARTINEZ DE IRUJO, A WORKING DUCHESS AND THEN SOME »

2 Jun, 2019
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It looks like the idle aristocrat has gone out of style! Take Eugenia Martinez de Irujo y Fitz-James Stuart, Duchess of Montoro, for instance. She was the only daughter of the late Doña Cayetana (María del Rosario Cayetana Fitz-James Stuart y Silva), the very popular 18th Duchess of Alba who owned palaces and landed estates galore. But if Eugenia is in the news these days it’s because of “La XIII”, her Spring-Summer Jewelry Collection for Tous, a sprawling Spanish jewelry and fashion firm

CEMETERIES IN SPAIN pictorial

CEMETERIES IN SPAIN pictorial »

25 Oct, 2015
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In conjunction with All Saints Day, we’re taking you to some of Madrid’s most sacred grounds