August 29, 2014
fawnvelveteen:

Art Nouveau jewerly box with womans profile and floral decoration, 1890 

fawnvelveteen:

Art Nouveau jewerly box with womans profile and floral decoration, 1890 

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August 29, 2014
heaveninawildflower:

Rich silk brocade for curtains designed by Jimbei Kawashima. Plate from ‘The Studio’ (October 1910). Published Leicester Square, London.
archive.org

heaveninawildflower:

Rich silk brocade for curtains designed by Jimbei Kawashima. Plate from ‘The Studio’ (October 1910). Published Leicester Square, London.

archive.org

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August 29, 2014
enchantedsleeper:

The Dream (1883), Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

enchantedsleeper:

The Dream (1883), Pierre Puvis de Chavannes

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August 28, 2014
fleurdulys:

Ophelia and Laertes - Maurice Greiffenhagen
1885

fleurdulys:

Ophelia and Laertes - Maurice Greiffenhagen

1885

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August 28, 2014
edwardian-time-machine:

Edwardian platinum, seed pearl and diamond pendant-necklace with a removable medallion drop, circa 1900. 
Pictured right is Lily Elsie wearing a similar necklace.
Source

edwardian-time-machine:

Edwardian platinum, seed pearl and diamond pendant-necklace with a removable medallion drop, circa 1900. 

Pictured right is Lily Elsie wearing a similar necklace.

Source

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August 28, 2014
fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; the sexiest consort Great Britain has ever had. Queen Victoria was a lucky woman.

fuckyeahhistorycrushes:

Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; the sexiest consort Great Britain has ever had. Queen Victoria was a lucky woman.

August 28, 2014
my-little-time-machine:

1904: Gondola

my-little-time-machine:

1904: Gondola

(Source: oldworldinventions, via labelleotero)

August 27, 2014
oldbookillustrations:

View in the north aisle showing Henry the 3rd monument, etc.

John Preston  Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

View in the north aisle showing Henry the 3rd monument, etc.

John Preston Neale, from The history and antiquities of the abbey church of St. Peter, Westminster vol. 2, by Edward Wedlake Brayley, London, 1818.

(Source: archive.org)

August 27, 2014

fashionsfromhistory:

Dinner Dress

A. Corbay

1873

MET

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August 27, 2014
omgthatdress:

Hat
1900s
The Philadelphia Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Hat

1900s

The Philadelphia Museum of Art