Portals [various] (2018)

7 Photographs and postcards.

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Various scenes with Preston Manor gardeners George and Claire with their tools of choice and the portal doorway/barrier.

See below, photographs were published as postcards with accompanying quotes from Chauncey (Chance) Gardener from Jerzy Kosinski's Being There novel (1970) and subsequesnt film starring Peter Sellers (1979).

Thanks to: Gardeners George and Claire

Important editing 400 photographs down to seven by using an analogue filter to determine the best portals.


In a garden, growth has its season. There are spring and summer, but there are also fall and winter. And then spring and summer again.

- Chauncey Gardiner (in Jerzy Kosinski’s Being There)