knights and also of their devoted pen-ladies. But
there are exceptions to every rule, and the present
volume may be recommended as an excellent
handbook for all visitors to the Sixtine Chapel. It
contains the very information that they need, and
it is written by one who is too engrossed in her
subject to be anything but a patient and a trust-
AWARDS IN "THE STUDIO"
Design for a Paddock Gate and Fence.
The work in this competition is not satisfactory,
as most of the drawings show a complete
disregard for the need of economy in the use
The First Prize (Two Guineas) has been
awarded to Curlew (Lennox G. Bird, 3 Minor
Canon Row, Rochester).
The Second Prize (One Guinea) to Light
(Sydney R. Turner, r3 Drakefell Road, St.
Catherine's Park, London, S.E.).
Honourable mention is given to the following :—
Barn-Owl (Alick Horsnell); Leon (Ralph Windsor
Thorp) : Scotch (Daniel P. Davidson); Kubla
Khan (George Thow Smith); Sphinx (Charles A.
Battie); Seaforth (Alexander Forrest) ; Rats
(E. R. Nixey) ; Simplissimus (J. C. Procter).