George IV as Prince of Wales 1762–1830.
James Harris, 1st Earl of Malmesbury.
William Huskisson 1770–1830. British statesman. The events of the French Revolution aroused his interest in politics. Huskisson was a member of the “Club of 1789”, whose members a transformation of… Read More
George O’Brien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont 1751-1837. As a young man Wyndham was a playboy and had numerous affairs, including with Elizabeth Lamb. Especially known however, he was a patron,… Read More
Grace Dalrymple Elliott (1754–1823). Mistress of the Duke of Orléans. Lady Grace Dalrymple Elliott born around 1754-1823, was a Scottish courtesan who witnessed the events of the French Revolution in… Read More
French Revolution street scene 1792. Parisian citizen costumes during the reign of terror. Read more: The Execution of the King Louis XVI. The Execution of Marie-Antoinette. The Days of the… Read More
Parisian women in Versailles. French Revolution History. Louis XVI receives parisian women in Versailles. Women’s March at 5th October 1789. Read more: Execution of the King Louis XVI . The execution of… Read More
18th century regency shoe from the Georgian Era. PLATE XI. THIS shoe is fastened by a ribbon tie, instead of the overlapping straps with ornamental buckle. It is made of plain… Read More
Shoe of Lilias, daughter of the 12th Earl of Eglinton.
18th century rococo shoe fashion. PLATE IV. THIS shoe belonged to Anna Frances (1717-1800), wife of Walter Woodcock (1710-1794), and daughter of William Lea (1677-1741), of Halesowen Grange, Shropshire, by… Read More