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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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Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan.

Old court dress, historical, historic, Japan, costume, Kazuma Ogawa, Photographer,

Old court dress.

Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan. Tokyo 1892.

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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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Geoffrey Chaucer. English writer and poet.

Geoffrey Chaucer, Middle ages, 14th century, Canterbury Tales, Henry Shaw, costume, poet, England, English literature

Geoffrey Chaucer. English writer and poet.

GEOFFREY CHAUCER.

Was an English writer and poet who became famous as the author of the Canterbury Tales. He was born around 1342 in London and died probably on 25th October 1400 in London. Continue reading

Mindanao natives playing the Kutiyapi. Philppines.

Philippines, Mindanao, Kutiyapi, Natives, Tribal, Mindanao, clothing, music, tribe,

Natives from Mindanao

Mindanao natives playing the Kutiyapi. Philppines.

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Italian Marine Band of Chicago 1893.

Italian Marine Band. Chicago World's Fair

The Italian Marine Band of Chicago. Chicago World’s Fair.

The Italian Marine Band of Chicago.

Italian Marine Band of Chicago which played at the World’s Columbian Exposition during the Fair season.
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Alethe, Priestess of Isis. The Epicurean, by Thomas Moore.

Alethe. Priestess of Isis. Ancient egypt priestess costume. The Epicurean. Thomas Moore.

Alethe, Priestess of Isis.

Alethe, Priestess of Isis.

The Epicurean, a Tale by Thomas Moore.

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Embroidered Table center by Ann Macbeth. The Glasgow Girls.

Ann Macbeth. The Glasgow Girls. Glasgow School of Art. modernist art. Needlework.

Embroidered Table center by Ann Macbeth.

Embroidered Table center by Ann Macbeth. Art nouveau c. 1901.

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