Category Archives: England

Period Costumes and Fashion from England, Regency, Empire, Georgian, Directory, Victorian and Tudor dresses.

Shoes of the 18th century

Shoe, fashion, baroque, 18th century,

A SHOE OF THE REIGN OF GEORGE II. A LADY’S SHOE. COMBINED SHOE AND CLOG.

Shoes of the 18th century

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BAKING OR BOILING APPLES at STRATFORD PLACE

Baking, Stratford Place, London, Traders, costume, 18th century

Boiling Apples at Stratford Place. The itinerant traders of London

BAKING OR BOILING APPLES. London 1804.

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Fashion Reign James II, William I. England 17th century

Historic, dress, baroque, england, fashion history, james, william, mary, Elisabeth McClellan

REIGNS OF JAMES II – WILLIAM I AND MARY 1685-1700

REIGNS OF JAMES II – WILLIAM I AND MARY

1685-1700

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Gentleman Gipsy in wayside camp and caravan, 1891.

Wee Wanderers, witches, England, William Gordon Stables, daughters, wanderes

Wee Wanderers. Daughters of W. Gordon Stables.

Leaves from the Log of a Gentleman Gipsy in wayside camp and caravan, 1891.

Dr. William Gordon Stables (21 May 1840 – 10 May 1910) was the founding father of leisure caravanning. Scottish naval surgeon and author of adventure fiction.

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Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane.

Ali Baba, Walter Crane, Children's Books, Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Myths, illustrator, Art Nouveau, Arts and Crafts MovementAli Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane.

A Fairy tale. Published about 1898.

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Dorsetshire Yeomanry Cavalry, Queen’s Own

British army, Regiment, cavalry, Yeomanry, uniform, military, england, soldier, Dorset,

The Queen’s Own Dorset Yeomanry Cavalry

The Queen’s Own Regiment of Dorset Yeomanry Cavalry

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The Garter. Orders of Knighthood.

Knighthood, Knight, chivalry, Garter, England, 14th century, Middle Ages, costume

Knight of the Order of the Garter. British order of chivalry.

A KNIGHT OF THE GARTER.

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Sarah Bernhardt. French actress

Sarah Bernhardt, French actress,Portrait, Théodora, Victorian fashion

Bernhardt as Théodora (1900) in the drama of the same name by Victorien Sardou

Sarah Bernhardt (1844-1923)

Sarah Bernhardt (actually Marie Henriette Rosine Bernardt) was a French actress. She is considered the most famous actress of her time and was one of the first world stars.
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