George Digby, 2nd Earl of Bristol (1612 − 1677), was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1640 until 1641 when he was raised to the House of Lords.
Madame la Concierge 19th century.
Two girls. Portrait by the photographers Minya and Rudolf Dührkoop 1916. Hairstyle, jewelry art deco period.
Hat fashion Berlin in the year 1915. Photography by Karl Schenker.
Erna Morena, Portrait by photographer Hans Hold 1916. Portrait by Photographer Karl Schwenker 1915. Hairstyle, hat fashion in Berlin. Erna Morena 1885-1962 (Her real name was Ernestine Mary Fuchs) was a… Read More
Philip and his older brother William were the ‘incomparable pair of brethren’ to whom the First Folio of Shakespeare’s collected works was dedicated in 1623.
Henry Howard, 1st Earl of Northampton (1540 – 1614) was a significant English aristocrat and courtier. He built Northumberland House in London and superintended the construction of the fine house of Audley End.
Elisabeth Queen of Bohemia, Daughter of James the First, 1662. Elizabeth Stuart (1596 – 1662) was Princess of England and Scotland, and by her marriage to Frederick V of the Palatinate,… Read More
King James (1566-1625) from England with sword. Tudor fashion era. Renaissance period. He was born on 19 June 1566 as the son of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, and her second… Read More
Emily Faithfull (1835–1895). English women’s rights activist, and publisher. Source: “Cabinet Portrait Gallery” issued as five volumes from 1890-1894 by the photography studio of William & Daniel Downey ( known as the… Read More