July 31, 2014

fripperiesandfobs:

Evening dress ca. 1907

From Kerry Taylor Auctions

(via labelleotero)

July 31, 2014
smalltalkers:

Virginia Oldoini, countess of Castiglione, mistress of Napoleon III, patron of experimental photography, experimental photographer. She sent this photograph of herself, titled Lady Vengeance, golden dagger in hand, to her husband. 

smalltalkers:

Virginia Oldoini, countess of Castiglione, mistress of Napoleon III, patron of experimental photography, experimental photographer. She sent this photograph of herself, titled Lady Vengeance, golden dagger in hand, to her husband. 

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July 31, 2014

azarza:

Follow my workplace! Bath theatrical costume hire,
on Instagram, at: Bath_Theatrical
Or our Facebook group: Bath Theatrical Costume hire

(via steamxlove)

July 31, 2014

fripperiesandfobs:

Dress ca. 1918

From Kerry Taylor Auctions

July 31, 2014
evilsupplyco:

Mister Ghost’s Monthly Parcel, “The Raven,” sketch from the art department. Mister Ghost’s parcels are blind boxes of greeting cards, postcards, stickers, a notebook, a pin, and an art screen print.
Available now through August 15 at evilsupply.co (x)

evilsupplyco:

Mister Ghost’s Monthly Parcel, “The Raven,” sketch from the art department. Mister Ghost’s parcels are blind boxes of greeting cards, postcards, stickers, a notebook, a pin, and an art screen print.

Available now through August 15 at evilsupply.co (x)

July 31, 2014
Exceprts from David Punter’s lecture on the Gothic

calantheandthenightingale:

I stumbled across these on Youtube and thought they were worth sharing:

A complete playlist can be found here.  (According to the numbering on the playlist, there was originally a fifteenth video, but it seems to have been removed from YouTube.)

(via fyeahgothicromance)

July 31, 2014
photosivefound:

Unidentified man by Wm. F. Kuhn, 221 Main Street, Marlboro, Massachusetts, c.1890

photosivefound:

Unidentified man by Wm. F. Kuhn, 221 Main Street, Marlboro, Massachusetts, c.1890

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July 31, 2014

The Garden of Adonis - Amoretta and Time (and details) by John Dickson Batten (1860-1932)

oil on canvas, 1887

(Source: paintingses, via vintagegal)

July 31, 2014

fripperiesandfobs:

Day dress, late 1870’s

From Kerry Taylor Auctions

July 31, 2014
whenasinsilks:

Afternoon dress, silk brocade trimmed with fringe, 1850-55, American.
Metropolitan Museum of Art accession no. 2009.300.812

whenasinsilks:

Afternoon dress, silk brocade trimmed with fringe, 1850-55, American.

Metropolitan Museum of Art accession no. 2009.300.812

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