This couple dressed in afternoon formal dress. Change that took place in feminine costume. It shows the new silhouette.
Women’s fashion of classicism in France at the end of the 18th century. Modes of the Directory and the Consulate (1795-1804).
Jerusalem from the north. The view from this point is regarded as the most striking and extensive of Jerusalem. By David Roberts
The Fabric of Civilization: How Textiles Made the World Paperback – December 7, 2021
by Virginia Postrel (Author)
From Neanderthal string to 3D knitting, an “expansive” global history that highlights “how textiles truly changed the world” (Wall Street Journal)
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane. In the Arabic version of Thousand and One Nights this story was not yet contained.
The Tokchim Tarjum, 1898.
A Tibetan Fortune Teller
Mormon’s attempt to rise the dead.
Ethel Barrymore of Henry Irving’s Company 1898. Ethel Barrymore (actually: Ethel Blyth. 1879 -1959) was an American actress. She was honored for her performance in None But the Lonely… Read More
The Welsh Miners’ Strike of 1898 was an industrial dispute in south Wales.
“Dies Irae.” An Illustration to Kenneth Grahame’s “Dream Days.” By Maxfield Parrish. Dream Days is a collection of stories by the English writer Kenneth Grahame, which was first published in 1898