The Arts and Crafts Movement was a British movement in art and especially in product design from the middle of the 19th century to around 1920
London fashions 1824. Regency Promenade dress. Pelisse of levantine silk, or Terry velvet, of a rich brown colour (couleur d’oreille d’ours).
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
The latest Paris fashion, Belle Epoque. Toilette de Réception. February 1898.
Example of combined shoes and clogs. Shoe fashion of the baroque and rococo period.
QUEEN ELIZABETH’S BUSKINS. Tudor era
BAKING OR BOILING APPLES. London 1804.
REIGNS OF JAMES II – WILLIAM I AND MARY 1685-1700
Leaves from the Log of a Gentleman Gipsy in wayside camp and caravan, 1891. Dr. William Gordon Stables (21 May 1840 – 10 May 1910) was the founding father of… Read More
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane. In the Arabic version of Thousand and One Nights this story was not yet contained.