Category Archives: Romantic Era

The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

Sultan Saladin. Sister Sittah. Nathan the Wise. Gotthold Ephraim Lessing. German Enlightenment.

The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

The Sultan Saladin and his Sister Sittah.

Saladin and his sister Sittah, have played chess. Sittah has won. Al Hafi, Saladin’s treasurer, enters. Continue reading

Lancelot and Elaine, The Lady of Shalott.

Lancelot, Elaine, Lady Shalott. Alfred Tennyson. Victorian era. Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood

Lancelot and Elaine, The Lady of Shalott.

Lancelot and Elaine.

ELAINE the fair, Elaine the lovable,
Elaine the lily maid of Astolat,
High in her chamber up a tower to the East
Guarded the sacred shield of Lancelot. Continue reading

Balaustion by Robert Browning.

Balaustion's adventure by Robert Browning. Romanticism era.

Balaustion’s adventure

Balaustion

Balaustion’s adventure by Robert Browning. F. H. Lungren, Artist.

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History of a Crime. The Death of Baudin. Victor-Marie Hugo.

History of a Crime. Victor Hugo. The Death of Baudin. France literature classic. Romantic era.

The Death of Baudin

The Death of Baudin. History of a Crime by Victor Hugo.

BEFORE being a Republican, Baudin had been a tutor. He came from an intelligent and brave race of schoolmasters, ever persecuted, who have fallen from the Guiot Law into the Falloux Law, and from the Falloux Law into the Dupanloup Law*. Continue reading

Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving.

 Sleepy Hollow. Washington Irving. Famous American short story. Romanticism clothing

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving.

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow by Washington Irving.

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Undine by Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué.

Undine Water Nymph. Friedrich de la Motte Fouqué. Romanticism, Romantic Era, German romantic poet

Undine Water Nymph

Undine

THE seas, the rivers and brooks contain the numberless tribes of Water-sprites.
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Crinoline costumes by Mad. Debaizieux. Romantic era 1850.

Mad. Debaizieux. Crinoline costumes. Romantic era fashion. La Mode. Paul Gavarni.

La Mode 1850

Dresses by Mad. Debaizieux.

La Mode 1850.

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Manfred and Astarte by Lord Byron. Character sketches.

Character sketches, Lord Byron, Manfred, Astarte, Romanticism,

Manfred and Astarte

Manfred and Astarte

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Summer mantles. Knitted dresses. Romantic era 1846.

Summer mantles. Knitted dresses. Romantic Era, Crinolines Victorian fashion period.

La Mode 1846.

Lace summer mantles. Knitted dresses. Romantic era 1846.

Chapeaux de Mme. Pener, 4, rue Neuve Saint Augustin. Etoffes de robes de la Maison Gagelin. Mantelet en dentelle de l’été. Lingerie de Mme Tulasne-Ledoux, 348 rue Saint-Honoré. Bijoux de Gillion, 13. Boulevard des Italiens. Gants Mayer. Envois divers de la Maison de Commission Lassalle et Cie, 35 rue Louis le Grand.

La Mode. Journal et gravures des mode. Bibliography of costume. Romantic Era, Crinolines Victorian fashion period.

Associated to:

  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Romanticism. Early Victorian era. Biedermeier
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period. Biedermeier.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes. Archives of French fashion

Dress Fabrics by the House Gagelin. Romantic era 1846

Dress Fabrics. Romantic era costumes. Biedermeier fashion.

La Mode 1846

Dress Fabrics by the House Gagelin. Romantic era 1846.

Chapeaux de Mmes. Dronar & Marx, 21, Boulevard des Italiens. Etoffes de Robes de la Maison Gagelin. Dentelles de Violard. Mouchoir de Chapron & Dubois. Gants Mayer. Corsets de Mme. Dumoulin, 44 Rue de Basse du Rempart. Envois divers de la Maison de Commission Lassalle et Cie, 35 rue Louis le Grand.

La Mode 1846. Journal et gravures des mode. Bibliography of costume. Romantic Era, Restoration period.

Associated to:

  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Romanticism. Early Victorian era. Biedermeier
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period. Biedermeier.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes. Archives of French fashion

Knitted dress by Thiébaud-Guichard. Romantic era 1841.

Knitted dress. Romantic era fashion. Biedermeier costume

La Mode 1841.

Knitted dress by Thiébaud-Guichard. Romantic era 1841.

Meubles de Maigret. Guipure de Doucet. Porcelaines de Toy. Miror de Giroux. Fleurs de Constantin. Etoffes de robes de Thiébaud-Guichard façon de Mlle. Moismont. Gants Mayer. Sous jupes Oudinot Lutel. Plisse Lithuanienne de Gagelin Opigor envois de la Maison de Commission Lassalle et Cie., 28 rue Taitbout.

La Mode 1841. Journal et gravures des mode. Bibliography of costume. Romantic Era, Biedermeier period. Early Victorian.

Associated to:

  1. The Second Republic. 1848 to 1851. Victorian era. “Second Rococo”.
  2. Fashion in the Reign of Philippe. 1830 to 1848. Romanticism. Early Victorian era. Biedermeier
  3. Reigns of Louis XVIII. and Charles X. 1815 to 1830. The Restoration period. Biedermeier.
  4. Reign of Napoleon I. 1804 to 1814. First Empire, Regency period.
  5. Comparison of the French and English modes. The Regency fashion period 1808-1815.
  6. Fashion History France. On the history of costumes. Archives of French fashion