Historic tragedies have their lessons of instruction to after-generations; they tell their sad tales of sorrow and anguish, which make ears tingle and hearts weep in sympathy. They form graphic… Read More
Chevalier Charles d’Éon. Charles-Geneviève-Louis-Auguste-André-Timothée d’Éon de Beaumont, known as “chevalier d’Éon” (1728- 1810) was a diplomat, spy, officer and man of letters from France. He remained famous for his pronounced… Read More
THE PARISIAN LADY. FEMME COMME IL FAUT. By Honoré de Balzac, 1840.
Les Soeurs de Lait – Robe d’après-midi de Georges Dœuillet
Le Jardin de L’Infante – Robe du soir, de Paul Poiret.
Gallic Headdresses. Merovingian fashion era. Part XII. – GAUL Plate 7.
Salon de Musique of Queen Marie Antoinette, Palace of Fontainebleau, France. Showing the following contemporary Louis XVI. furniture:
Gallic fabrics and embroideries. Gaul Plate 8.
Gilt State Bed of Queen Marie Antoinette
Gallic Footwear. Gaul Plate 9.