Sleeves. French Revolution 1792 to 1799. L’histoire du costume féminin français. Les Modes sous la Revolution 1792 – 1799. Manches – Planche 8.
The Contemporary. Fashions under the Second Empire c. 1860 JUDGMENT of our female contemporaries is certes by no means an easy matter. After having run through the history of the… Read More
Fashion under the Reign of Charles IX. 1560 to 1574. Renaissance, Spanish court dress.
Lady Jane Grey declining the english crown by Robert Smirke. Lady Jane Grey (c.1536 – 1554) was an English noblewoman and the de facto Queen of England for nine days. She… Read More
King Henry VI. 1421-1471 and his court. Henry VI, (1421 – 1471) was the last king of England from the house Lancaster (from 1422 to 1461 and from 1470 to 1471). The… Read More
Margaret of Anjou Queen of Henry VI. and her court. LONG attachments and frequent visits rendered King Henry VI. and his queen Margaret, even in the midst of their misfortunes,… Read More
Costume of a Smuggler of Grand Bretagne.
Mother Of Napoleon Bonaparte. Maria Letizia Ramolino Buonaparte 1750-1836. French first empire period. From the Book: Life of Napoleon Bonaparte; (1896) by Sloane, William Milligan.
A Favorite Occupation of Josephine. French first empire fashion. (England Regency, Georgian period) From the Book: Life of Napoleon Bonaparte; (1896) by Sloane, William Milligan.
Mrs. Anne Turner in Edwardian widow costume. Executed Nov. 15th, 1615. Mrs. Anne Turner (born Anne Norton 1576–1615), English maidservant convicted of the murder of Sir Thomas Overbury. The Thomas Overbury affair… Read More