Tag Archives: Decoration

Ancient Egypt woman offering flowers & fruit.

Ancient Egypt woman costumes. Egyptian decoration and paintings

Woman offering flowers & fruit.

Offering flowers & fruit (Necropolis of Thebes – XIXe.dynastie)

From the book: Histoire de l’art égyptien: d’après les monuments; depuis les temps les plus reculés jusqu’à la domination romaine by Prisse D’Avennes and Achille Constant Théodore Émile, 1878.

Read more: Ancient Egyptian costume history.

The White Peacock. Art nouveau peacock paintings.

The Two Poets of Canton. Chinese poets costumes. The China Peacock. George Sheringham. Mrs. William Caines

The Two Poets of Canton. Overmantel panel by George Sheringham.

Art nouveau peacock painting.

  • The Two Poets of Canton. Overmantel panel by George Sheringham 1884–1937 (British painter and theatre designer).
  • The little Princess and the Peacock. By Jessie Marion King 1875-1949 (Scottish illustrator).
  • The White Peacock 1921. Wood engraving by Hans Frank 1884-1948 (Member of the Vienna Secession).
  • The peacock. From an original engraving in colours by Allen W. Seaby 1867-1953 (Ornithological painter).

Ancient Egyptian culture. Brief overview of the cultural epochs.

Ancient Egypt architecture. The Tempel of Luxor. Egypt gods. Lithography.

The Tempel of Luxor

Ancient Egyptian culture. Costumes, Weapons, Instruments.

Brief overview of the cultural epochs by using selected characteristic elements of style. Architecture, costumes, decoration, furniture, weapons.

  • Pic 1., Egyptian Weapons, Instruments and Household Articles. Daggers, Egyptian House, Scepters, Mirror, Shield, Sandal, Vases, Harp, Fan, Furniture.
  • Pic 2., Egyptian Architectural Decoration
  • Pic 3., Egyptian Costumes, Ancient Times. Warrior, King, Queen, Man and Lady of Rank, King in ceremonial Costume.
    Ancient Egypt sculptures. Colossal figures. Great temple of Abu Simbel. David Robert

    Colossal figures in the front of the great temple of Abu Simbel Egypt, by David Roberts 1838

    Ancient Egypt sculptures. Great temple of Abu Simbel. David Robert

    Front elevation of the great temple of Abu Simbel Egypt, by David Roberts 1838

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American Colonial style 18th century

Old State House, Boston, Massachusetts. American colonial architecture

Old State House (Georgian), Boston, Massachusetts

American Colonial style 18th century.

Brief overview of the cultural epochs by using selected characteristic elements of style.

American colonial costumes from 1760 and 1717. Man and woman Puritan costumes. Quaker costume.

American Colonial furniture, spinning wheels and lighting articles: Arm chair, highboy, Paul Revere lantern, candlestick, cradle, ladder back chair, gate leg table, butterfly table, spinning wheel for flax and a wool spinning wheel.

American Colonial furniture and Architectural decorations.

American colonial living room drapery with wood cornice. American colonial design and furniture

American colonial living room

American colonial living room drapery with wood cornice.

English American Settlements later Part of 17th Century. English Colonies.

English American Settlements later Part of 17th Century

English American Settlements

Underlined names were English Colonies before 1700.
Map by Longmans, Green & Co. Ldt. London, New York, Toronto, Bombay, Calcutta & Madras. Map XXVI.