Part of the Allies entering Paris after Waterloo 1814. The Russian contingent Cossacks & Plunder.
The first quadrille at Almack’s. England regency period 1818. Four figures dancing at the club Almack’s: Marquis of Worcester; Lady Jersey; Clanronald Macdonald and Lady Worcester.
Regency dandies. England 1812. Habitués of White’s. From left: Marquis of Londonderry, Colonel “Kangaroo” Cooke, Captain Gronow, Lord Allen, Count D’Orsay. Artist Joseph Grego.
Pillars of the opera. London Regency 1820s. From left: Prince Esterhazy, Lord Fife, Ball Hughes, Lord Wilton.
Premières danseuses and their admirers – the Green Room of the Opera House (King’s Theatre) 1822. From left: Earl of Fife. Ball Hughes. Mdlle. Mercandotti. Prince Esterhazy (in the back… Read More
Well known Bond Street Loungers in 1820. From left: The Earl of Sefton, The Duke of Devonshire, “Poodle Byng”, Lord Manners, The Duke of Beaufort. From the book: The Reminiscences… Read More
Lady`s of the First Empire by G. Boldoni. Premier Empire term for the period 1804 to 1814 and 1815 in the history of France. The monarchy initiated the slow liberalization of… Read More
William Pitt the Younger (1759-1806), Prime Minister of Great Britain. William Pitt the Younger (1759-1806) was twice Prime Minister of Great Britain. The second son of William Pitt the Elder… Read More
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