A Fairy tale. Published about 1898.
Embroidered Table center by Ann Macbeth. Art nouveau c. 1901.
Fantasy costume of Dione, Mother of Venus by Léon Bakst
‘Fantaisie Sur Le Costume Moderne, Dioné’, By Léon Bakst 1914.
Dione is in Greek mythology, the mother of Aphrodite. In Roman mythology, she is equated with Venus. Or Dione (Greek Διώνη) is in Greek mythology, the daughter of Atlas and the wife of Tantalus, thus the mother of Broteas, Pelops and Niobe.
Art deco, Art nouveau fashion era.
Costume designs for the Russian ballet “Le Dieu Bleu.” by Léon Bakst.
Femme avec Offrande. Un Fakir.
Art deco, Art Nouveau era
Embroidered Fan. Designed by Lilian Archer 1914.
Executed by Alice Archer. Owned by Mrs. Drinkwater. Art deco, Art Nouveau era.
Belle Époque costumes. Society and Spring toilet in 1906.
American stage actress Maude Adams as Peter Pan 1905.
Panel in Gesso and Mother of Pearls by Frederick Marriot.
Embroidered chair back by Robert Anning Bell.
Art nouveau design
Dream Days by Kenneth Grahame 1898
“Dies Irae.” An Illustration to Kenneth Grahame’s “Dream Days.” By Maxfield Parrish. (From the original in the possession of John Lane, Esq.)