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27 Jul 14 at 7 pm

saisonciel:

Billie Carleton by Bassano, 1916

(Source: npg.org.uk, via sydneyflapper)

saisonciel:

Billie Carleton by Bassano, 1916
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27 Jul 14 at 7 pm

jeannepompadour:

"Hazel in Black and Gold" by John Lavery, 1916

(via sydneyflapper)

jeannepompadour:

"Hazel in Black and Gold" by John Lavery, 1916
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25 Jul 14 at 6 pm

bygonetimes:

A woman stands upon a Victoria water lily, part of the Nymphaeaceae plant family.

(via iago-rotten)

bygonetimes:

A woman stands upon a Victoria water lily, part of the Nymphaeaceae plant family.
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25 Jul 14 at 3 pm

russian-style:

Mikhail Nesterov - Portrait of Olga Nesterova, artist’s daughter, 1905.

russian-style:

Mikhail Nesterov - Portrait of Olga Nesterova, artist’s daughter, 1905.
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24 Jul 14 at 7 pm

bluart106:

Two men dancing, Harlem, 1920s.

According to George Chauncey’s eponymous Gay New York, the Harlem Renaissance of the ’20s provided an opportunity for gay men to create their own social and cultural spaces within the burgeoning nightlife in the neighborhood. 

(Source: howpeoplelived, via themothking)

bluart106:

Two men dancing, Harlem, 1920s.
According to George Chauncey’s eponymous Gay New York, the Harlem Renaissance of the ’20s provided an opportunity for gay men to create their own social and cultural spaces within the burgeoning nightlife in the neighborhood. 
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23 Jul 14 at 1 am

viα tenebrumThomas Ingoldsby ‘The Witches Frolic’ (with illustrations by Ernest M. Jessop) ‘The Ingoldsby Legends’ where written by the Clergyman Thomas Barham (1788-1845) under the pseudonym ‘Thomas Ingoldsby’, and originally published piecemeal in Bentleys Miscellany before being collected in book form in the early 1840s.

(via jeremyhush)

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22 Jul 14 at 6 pm

fripperiesandfobs:

Muff and cape with Worth skirt, 1890’s

From the collection of Alexandre Vassiliev via Fashion Blog

(via edwardian-time-machine)

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17 Jul 14 at 1 pm

artnouveaustyle:

"Art Nouveau ‘Belle de Nuit’ brooch, circa 1900. Diamond,
ivory & plique-à-jour enamel”. Image from Christies.

(via edwardian-time-machine)

artnouveaustyle:

"Art Nouveau ‘Belle de Nuit’ brooch, circa 1900. Diamond, ivory & plique-à-jour enamel”. Image from Christies.
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17 Jul 14 at 12 pm

fleurdulys:

Portrait of Violet, Duchess of Rutland - James Jebusa Shannon

~1890

(via rocaille)

fleurdulys:

Portrait of Violet, Duchess of Rutland - James Jebusa Shannon
~1890