Franz Napoleon Heigel. Portrait of his sister Henriette, c. 1835. German Biedermeier.
1st wife of John Singleton Copley, Baron Lyndhurst, Lord High Chancellor of Great Britain.
Costume and fashion presentation in Romanticism of Victorian England.
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British writer and biographer.
Reculver was a village – now a deserted village – about five kilometres east of Herne Bay in the English county of Kent.
Gay Nineties. Late victorian fashion of the 1890s. In about fifteen minutes one can thus reach the summit of Cheops, which is now a platform about thirty feet square.
Fan of pierced gold arabesque work, diamonds, rubies and emeralds, finely carved mother-of-pearl, richly inlaid with pure gold floral wreaths and Brussels lace.
This couple dressed in afternoon formal dress. Change that took place in feminine costume. It shows the new silhouette.
A lace worked dress, in circular shape, furnished with a lace cape reaching to the top of the embroidery, of very fine point d’Alençon.
Ebony cabinet in the style of Louis Seize. Prize medal for great excellence of design and workmanship in decorative furniture 1862.