Historic Style




Hello! This is my historical fashion and architecture blog.
My other blogs:
Mint Macaroons (personal) / Inside a Chocolate Tardis (fandom)

reine-des-neiges:

Ballgown ca. 1865. 

reine-des-neiges:

Ballgown ca. 1865. 

(via mariacharlet)

the-garden-of-delights:

Felicity Jones as Nelly Ternan in The Invisible Woman (2013).

the-garden-of-delights:

Felicity Jones as Nelly Ternan in The Invisible Woman (2013).

(via lost-in-the-centuries)

slojnotak:

Ivan Nikitin - Portrait of Count Gavriil Golovkin (1720)

slojnotak:

Ivan Nikitin - Portrait of Count Gavriil Golovkin (1720)

(via cimmerianweathers)

thevirtualbuilder:

Abbeyleix House, County Laois, Ireland.

Designed in the 1770s

thevirtualbuilder:

Abbeyleix House, County Laois, Ireland.

Designed in the 1770s

(via thesixthduke)

I’m fed up of people promoting themselves on my posts, or anyone else’s posts for that matter. Especially when they take away the description so that you can’t see what the painting/building is called. It’s selfish and shallow and self absorbed and just so annoying. 

jaded-mandarin:

Anton Raphael Mengs. Detail from Antonio Pascual de Borbón y Sajonia, infante de España, 1767.

jaded-mandarin:

Anton Raphael Mengs. Detail from Antonio Pascual de Borbón y Sajonia, infante de España, 1767.

(via lost-in-the-centuries)

jeannepompadour:

Millicent, Duchess of Sutherland by John Singer Sargent, 1904

jeannepompadour:

Millicent, Duchess of Sutherland by John Singer Sargent, 1904

ladygiselletudor:

The Tudors Favorites Costumes  Anne´s bronze? and purple gown

(via lost-in-the-centuries)

fuckyeahenglishmanorhouses:

Front facade of Eshott Hall, Northumbria. 

c.1660, palladian style

fuckyeahenglishmanorhouses:

Front facade of Eshott Hall, Northumbria. 

c.1660, palladian style

(via thesixthduke)

history-of-fashion:

1818 Jean-Baptiste Mauzaisse - Portrait of Baron Rene Hyacinthe Holstein

history-of-fashion:

1818 Jean-Baptiste Mauzaisse - Portrait of Baron Rene Hyacinthe Holstein

(via my-place-of-recovery)

thelingerieaddict:

fripperiesandfobs:

Shoes ca. 1890
From the FIDM Museum

Those embroidered stockings too.

thelingerieaddict:

fripperiesandfobs:

Shoes ca. 1890

From the FIDM Museum

Those embroidered stockings too.

(via jaded-mandarin)

orangexocoatl:

Rose-Adélaïde Ducreux, Self-Portrait with a Harp, 1790.

orangexocoatl:

Rose-Adélaïde Ducreux, Self-Portrait with a Harp, 1790.

(Source: pictify.com)

versaillesadness:

Dorchester House, London, built around 1850s, demolished in 1929.

versaillesadness:

Dorchester House, London, built around 1850s, demolished in 1929.

fleurdulys:

Portrait of Alice Crawford in the Role of Olivia, Twelfth Night - William Logsdail
1907

fleurdulys:

Portrait of Alice Crawford in the Role of Olivia, Twelfth Night - William Logsdail

1907

(via summerlilac)

jeannepompadour:

View of the Schloss Hof by Bernardo Bellotto, il Canaletto, 1758-61 Austria