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 Border Regiment. British Army 1893.

British Army, Border Regiment, 34th, 55th Foot, UniformsThe Border Regiment (34th & 55th Foot)

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The four Grand Duchesses of the House of Romanov.

Grand Duchesses, Grand Duchess, Romanov, Russia, Maria, Tatjana, Anastasia, Olga, Nikolaevna Romanova,

The four Grand Duchesses Maria, Tatjana, Anastasia, Olga.

The four Grand Duchesses, photographed about 1914.

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Accessoires of the 15th century

Accessoires, 15th century, middle ages, renaissance, fashion, history

Head-dress, Clasp for a Cloak, Rosary and Alms-box.

Accessoires of the 15th century

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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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The Tokchim Tarjum. The Forbidden Land, 1898.

Tokchim Tarjum, Journey, Tibet, Costume, Monk,

The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.

The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.

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13th century duchess costume. Middle ages.

Middle ages costume 13th century, medieval, duchess, Italy

Duchess 13th century

 

A YOUNG DUCHESS. THIRTEENTH CENTURY.

THE accompanying rich and elegant costume has been extracted from a picture by the Duc de Seyde, who died, in the flower of his years, a a victim to his passion for art. He was celebrated both as painter and engraver. At once the friend and rival of Albert Durer (1471 -1528), a noble emulation led them often to treat the same subjects, and the friendship which united them was expressed by a frequent interchange of their works.

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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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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.

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An English lady in 15th century fashion. Tudor costume.

English Lady, 15th century, costume fashion, Tudor costume, middle ages, medieval fashion, court dressAN ENGLISH LADY.

Late medieval, Renaissance, Tudor, Burgundy

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Viuda Rica Coiffure. Toro, Zamora Spain

España, Viuda Rica Coiffure, Toro, Zamora, Spain,

Viuda Rica Coiffure

Viuda Rica Coiffure

Toro, Zamora

Toro is a small Spanish town in the province of Zamora in the Autonomous Community of Castile-León.

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