Category Archives: 1890

Emma Eames. American opera singer.

Emma Hayden Eames, American opera singer, vocal pedagogue, victorian fashion era

Emma Eames c. 1890

Emma Hayden Eames

Emma Hayden Eames (1865 – 1952) was an American opera singer (soprano) and vocal pedagogue.

Continue reading

The Colliers’ Strike. England victorian worker clothes 1898.

Tip Girls. The Colliers' Strike in South Wales. England Victorian fashion period worker clothes.

The Colliers’ Strike in South Wales. Tip Girls.

The Colliers’ Strike. England victorian worker clothes.

The Colliers’ Strike in South Wales. Tip Girls outside of a coal mine in South Wales, by William Bromley (1769-1842).

Free Ebook: The colliers’ strike in South Wales by Alexander Dalziel.

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943). Belle Epoque.

Princess Elvira of Bavaria in belle époque ball robe. Parisian Tournure costume.

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943

Princess Elvira of Bavaria (1868–1943)

in Parisian Tournure bustle costume to the 1890th. Painting by Karl Gampenrieder. Married to Rudolf of Kaunitz-Rietberg-Wrbna-Questenberg and Freudenthal. Belle Epoque, Fin de Siècle Fashion.

Related: The Corset and the Crinolin: A Book of Modes and Costumes.

Girl in the costume from the Ampezzothal Italy.

Girl from Ampezzo. Dolomites Cortina costume. Traditional italy national costume

Girl from Ampezzo. Dolomites Cortina

Girl in the costume from the Ampezzothal Dolomites Cortina 1890.

painting by Emil Teschendorf.
Continue reading

Art Nouveau – Belle Epoque Fashion 1890

Art Nouveau costumes. Fin de siecle vintage fashion. 19th century clothing

Belle Époque Fashion 1890

Art Nouveau – Belle Epoque Fashion 1890

The figure shows two women in the fashion of the late 19th century. It is commonly associated with this mapping of the Art Nouveau style. The Art Nouveau, known in England under the name, arts and crafts came from the direction of visual art around the year 1900 and had the goal of the decorative arts of the historic form of doctrine to liberate. This art movement was known in Germany by the newspaper “the youth”, in Austria, she received under the term secession. Organic, sculptural forms, moving, swinging lines, plants, ornaments and contours are emphasized his decisive style features.

The period around under the turn of the century was characterized by a variety of forms and diversity of the materials. The fashion was lost in the complexity of diverse skirts, sleeves, hats and other accessories. In the latter end of the 19th century defined the Parisian haute couture, under the fashion designer Worth, Redfern and Drecoll, the pace of fashion change.
The fashion accents the waist more, emphasizes the shoulder line and spread the tight skirt front to the rear. The shoulders are accented by Volants. This is a cape worn. Hats with feathers or ribbons have the shape to appear larger.

Sioux Squaw and Papoose. Native Americans.

Sioux, costume. Native, American, dresses, clothing

Sioux Squaw and Papoose (baby)

Sioux Squaw and Papoose (baby).

First Nation. Native Americans.

Continue reading

Last Horse, Oglala Sioux Chief. Native Americans.

Indian chief costume. Sioux dress. Eagle feather bonnet. Native American dresses and clothing

Last Horse, Chief.

Last Horse, Oglala Sioux Chief. Native Americans.

Short Bull, Chief of Brule Lakota, Sioux tribe.

Indian chief costume. Sioux dress. Eagle feather bonnet. Native American dresses and clothing

Short Bull, Chief

Native American dress. Short Bull, Chief of Brule Lakota, Sioux tribe.

Short Bull was one of the delegates sent by the Lakota in 1889 or 90 to visit Wovoka and learn about the ghost dance.

Sioux Black Eagle. North American indian.

Indian chief costume. Sioux dress. Eagle feather bonnet. Native American dresses and clothing

Black Eagle, Sioux

Sioux Black Eagle. North American indian.  He is wearing an eagle feather bonnet.

 

Auray, Chief of the Ute Nation. Native American dress.

Indian chief costume. Eagle feather bonnet. Native American dresses and clothing

Auray, Chief of the Ute Nation

Auray, Chief of the Ute Nation. Native American dress.

Indian chief “No Neck”. Hunkpapa Sioux. Native american.

Indian chief costume. Hunkpapa Sioux dress. Eagle feather bonnet.

No Neck, Chief

Indian chief “No Neck”. Hunkpapa Sioux. Native american dress.

No Neck, a Hunkpapa Sioux who surrendered with Crazy Horse in 1877. He wearing an eagle feather bonnet with trailer, a bone hairpipe breastplate, a U.S. Grant peace medal and holding a pipe and stem. The pipe stem is finely carved with the heads of a big horn ram, an elk, a buffalo, and a turtle.