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
This painting dates from the most characteristic period of Louis XV’s reign and shows an extremely accurate representation of the society of that time.
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 VAMPIRE AND ST MICHAEL. COSSACK FAIRY TALES.
Opera costume for Sadko by Natalia Goncharova. Russian folk tale.
NOTES ON THREE ICONS. BY LEONARD WHARTON.
RUSSIAN ART, BY NICOLAS ROERICH THE SOUL OF RUSSIA
Harvester at Berkshire County Mass. 1899
Ali Baba and the forty thieves by Walter Crane. In the Arabic version of Thousand and One Nights this story was not yet contained.
Kazuma Ogawa. Costumes & customs in Japan. Tokyo 1892.