Category Archives: Edwardian

Scottish Liberal politician Samuel Chisholm.

Samuel Chisholm. Painter Joseph Henderson. 1st Baronet. Doctor of Laws. Scottish Liberal politician. Lord Provost of Glasgow.

Scottish Liberal politician Samuel Chisholm.

Scottish Liberal politician Samuel Chisholm 1836-1923.

“Samuel Chisholm, ESQ., LL.D.” from the portrait by the Scottish landscape and genre painter Joseph Henderson (1832–1908).

The Wash-House by William Orpen.

The Wash-House. From the Painting by William Orpen.. Impressionism in Great Britain.

The Wash-House. From the Painting by William Orpen.

The Wash-House by William Orpen 1878-1931.

William Orpen was a major representative of Impressionism in the United Kingdom. The woman in the picture was Vera Hone lived with her husband as a neighbor of William Orpen in Chelsea and was for a while his main model. Due to the success of his war pictures was William Orpen 1918 admitted to the Order of the British Empire Knight Commander.

American Beauty. Belle Epoque Fashion

American Beauties by Albert Sterner. American Belle Époque Fashion. Art Nouveau Costume.

American Belle Époque Fashion

American Beauty. Belle Epoque Fashion.

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Pouch with ribbed silk by Anna Somoff-Mikhailoff 1911.

Art nouveau handbag design by Anna Somoff-Mikhailoff. Belle Époque fashion. Edwardian era.

Handbag by Anna Somoff-Mikhailoff

Pouch with ribbed silk by Anna Somoff-Mikhailoff – St. Petersburg Russia 1911.

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Cream colored street dress. Paris fashion 1911.

Art nouveau cream colored street dress. Embroidery. Belle Époque costume. Paris fashion. Edwardian era.

Cream colored street dress

Cream colored street dress. Paris fashion 1911.

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Modèle de la maison Béchoff-David 1911

Art nouveau costume. Belle Époque fashion. Modèle de la maison Béchoff-David

Modèle de la maison Béchoff-David 1911

Modèle de la maison Béchoff-David 1911.

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Society dress in pink Liberty silk

Art nouveau costume. Belle Époque fashion. Society dress in pink Liberty silk.

Society dress in pink Liberty silk

Society dress,  Belle Époque fashion, Paris 1911.

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Belle Epoque Winter toilet of heathered overdye cloth.

Heathered overdye cloth. Belle Epoque costumes. Art nouveau fashion. Sans-Ventre-Corset.

Winter toilet of heathered overdye cloth.

Belle Epoque Winter toilet of heathered overdye cloth in 1906.

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Belle Époque autumn costume of striped wool fabric.

 Belle Epoque Autumn costume. Art nouveau costumes. Gibson Girl fashion.

Autumn costume of striped wool fabric.

Autumn costume of striped wool fabric. Belle Epoque fashion.

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Belle Epoque winter costume of plaid wool fabric.

Belle Epoque costumes. Art nouveau costume. Fin de siècle fashion.

Winter costume of plaid wool in 1906.

Belle Epoque winter costume of plaid wool fabric in 1906.

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Belle Époque summer costume of striped Eolienne.

Art nouveau, Fin de siècle fashion. Belle Epoque costumes. Sans-Ventre-Corset. 1910s clothing

Costume of striped Eolienne 1906

Summer toilet of striped Eolienne, 1906. German Belle Époque fashion.

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