THE Palace of the Luxembourg is situated in the Faubourg St. Germain, Rue de Vaugirard.
Oriental art. Sheet of designs for textile fabrics, reproduced from the pattern-book of a persian designer.
Catalina de Erauso alias Francisco Loyola (* 1592 in Donostia-San Sebastián, Spain; † 1650 in Cuitlaxtla, New Spain, today Mexico) was a Basque noblewoman who lived as a man for… Read More
A BRACE OF WOMEN PIRATES. WOMEN WHO POSED AS MEN. THE life of a pirate on the high seas was hardly likely to attract even the most adventurous woman, yet according… Read More
REIGNS OF JAMES II – WILLIAM I AND MARY 1685-1700
Costume of London 1640 A Nobleman and a Lady. Baroque fashion. England Stuart period.
England baroque fashion 1685. Reign of James II.
Dutch kitchen during the 17th century.
Content The Escape of Charles II. Charles and Jane Lane who sheltered King Charles II after his defeat at the Battle of Worcester, 1651.
French lady costume in the 17th century. Dame Francaise. XVIIe siècle.