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Sketchbook of tours in East Anglia and Devon: p. 6. Headstones, St Edmund, Southwold, Suffolk 1897

inscr. b.c.: "SOUTHWOLD. SUFFOLK." CRE MACKINTOSH, Charles Rennie; (Scottish; 1868-1928) This is one of many sets of studies of profiles of English headstones, almost all dating from the 18th century. Mackintosh drew such stones throughout his career. He maintained that they 'put to shame the designs of architects and others which make the modern graveyard hideous'. ['British Architect', 22 Novemb…