THE SECRET GARDEN EXHIBITION 2012

95 original drawings illustrating Frances Hodgson Burnett's 'The Secret Garden' and 'A Little Princess' (published in 1996 -1989) were exhibited for one day only on 3 October 2012.

The preview was held in the presence of HRH Princess Alexandra at St Wilfrids' Hall, The Brompton Oratory London SW7.

All the proceeds, £50,094.00 from the sale of these paintings, prints and donations went to Sightsavers the international charity whose activities include tackling and preventing blindness.

Among those present were:                                                                              photographs: Peter Payn