Category Archives: 19th Century

Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine. Richard Wagner.

Opera Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine. Richard Wagner. German composer.

Elizabeth, the Landgravine.

Tannhäuser. Elizabeth, the Landgravine.

ELIZABETH is kneeling at the shrine in prayer for Tannhäuser, when she hears the chorus of the band of returning pilgrims, of whom he was one. Continue reading

The Temple of Muses. Regency era bookstore.

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London. Regency era architecture

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London.

The Temple of Muses, Finsbury Square London. Regency era bookstore in 1809. Continue reading

Regency walking dress. Fashions for ladies and gentleman.

Regency costumes. Fashions for ladies and gentleman. England Georgian era, 19th century.

Regency walking dress. April 1809.

Regency walking dress. April 1809. Fashions for ladies and gentleman.

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Warriors from Papua New Guinea. 19th century.

Armed Warriors. Tattoo Papua New Guinea tribals.

Warriors from Papua New Guinea.

Warriors from Papua New Guinea.

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Traditional Georgia and Arab costumes.

Traditional Georgia folk dress. Arab costumes. Bedouin in Burnus

Georgia and Arab costumes.

Traditional Georgia and Arab costumes. 19th century.

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A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

Ancient Japanese sailing ship

A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

A Japanese sailing ship off the coast of Shimoda.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki. Journeys to Japan 1856.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan. Traditional Japan costumes. Buddhist monk dress.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

A Buddhist Temple at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

Theatricals costumes at Nagasaki Japan. Japan Folk Theater.

Theatricals costumes. Japanese masks and stage costumes. Japan Folk Theater.

Theatricals at Nagasaki Japan.

Theatricals costumes at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A street scene off Shimoda. Journeys to Japan.

Street scene. Shimoda Japan. Traditional japanese clothing.

A street scene off Shimoda Japan.

A street scene off Shimoda Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

Japanese funeral procession. Traditional japanese clothing.

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

A Japanese funeral procession at Nagasaki Japan.

From the book: Two journeys to Japan. 1856-7, by Kinahan Cornwallis. Illustrated by the author. Published by Thomas Cautley Newby. London 1859. Continue reading

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

Nagasaki Friends. Japan historical costumes. antique kimonos. traditional japanese clothing.

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

My Nagasaki Friends. Noskotoska and Tazolee.

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