George IV as Prince of Wales 1762–1830.
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
George O’Brien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont 1751-1837. As a young man Wyndham was a playboy and had numerous affairs, including with Elizabeth Lamb. Especially known however, he was a patron,… Read More
Girl in the costume from the Ampezzothal Dolomites Cortina 1890. painting by Emil Teschendorf.
Scottish Liberal politician Samuel Chisholm 1836-1923. “Samuel Chisholm, ESQ., LL.D.” from the portrait by the Scottish landscape and genre painter Joseph Henderson (1832–1908).
Beautiful Sinhalese boy from Matura, Sri Lanka. Portrait of Siniapu, a boy about 14 years old.
Philip Dormer Stanhope. Earl of Chesterfield 1694 – 1773 Author of Letters to His Son and Letters to His Godson THIS arbiter of elegant manners was born in London, in 1694.… Read More
The Work of Ann Macbeth. By F. H. NEWBERY. Published at Studio: international art 1903.
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