Historic Style




Hello! This is my historical fashion and architecture blog.
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daughterofchaos:

Francis Hayman, George and Margaret Rogers, detail, between 1748 and 1750

daughterofchaos:

Francis Hayman, George and Margaret Rogers, detail, between 1748 and 1750

(via beautifuloldthings)

siredwardpellew:

CITIZEN NAU-DEVILLE IN THE UNIFORM OF THE NATIONAL GUARD by Jean Francois Marie Bellier

Painted in 1789

siredwardpellew:

CITIZEN NAU-DEVILLE IN THE UNIFORM OF THE NATIONAL GUARD by Jean Francois Marie Bellier

Painted in 1789

(Source: planetfigure.com, via theswisscheese)

Carolina Gutierrez de la Fuente by Pablo Petrovits, 1854 (detail)

Carolina Gutierrez de la Fuente by Pablo Petrovits, 1854 (detail)

(Source: mernymphs, via reine-des-neiges)

Lamport Hall, built 1655 and extended in 1741.
zijperspace:

'Broken Vows' - Philip Hermogenes Calderon.

Painted in 1856

zijperspace:

'Broken Vows' - Philip Hermogenes Calderon.

Painted in 1856

(via jaded-mandarin)

sollertias:

María Leonor Salm-Salm, Duchess of Osuna by Carlos Luis de Ribera y Fieve, 1866 (detail)

sollertias:

María Leonor Salm-Salm, Duchess of Osuna by Carlos Luis de Ribera y Fieve, 1866 (detail)

(via summerlilac)

Kelmarsh Hall, built 1732 in the Palladian style.
Photographed by Jonathan Harris.

Portrait of a Woman, perhaps Madame Claude Lambert de Thorigny (Marie Marguerite Bontemps), Detail.
by Nicolas de Largillière (1656-1746)
Dated: 1696

design-is-fine:

Baroque Hall of the Library, 1758-67. Abbey of St. Gall, Switzerland. Under the auspices of Prince-Abbot Cölestin Gugger von Staudach, decorated and fitted by master craftsmen from the Region of Lake Bodensee. ©Stiftsbibliothek St. Gallen

(via daughterofchaos)

mademoisellelapiquante:

Portrait of Nancy Fortescue (detail) | Thomas Hudson | 1745

mademoisellelapiquante:

Portrait of Nancy Fortescue (detail) | Thomas Hudson | 1745

(via lost-in-the-centuries)


Evening Dress, 1845
The Kyoto Costume Institute
archimaps:

Floor plan of the Residenz, Würzburg

archimaps:

Floor plan of the Residenz, Würzburg


Galleria Sciarra - Campo Marzio, Rome. 1800s
Photo by © Bruno Brunelli

Galleria Sciarra - Campo Marzio, Rome. 1800s

Photo by © Bruno Brunelli

(Source: ysvoice, via rivenbells)

slojnotak:

Raphael - La Donna Velata (1516)

slojnotak:

Raphael - La Donna Velata (1516)

(via jaded-mandarin)