Historic Style




Hello! This is my historical fashion and architecture blog.
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Queen Margherita of Italy, Detail.
by Pasquale di Criscito. 1878
lost-in-centuries-long-gone:

Sherborne chancel arch and vault by Lawrence OP on Flickr.

This was built in the 15th century.

lost-in-centuries-long-gone:

Sherborne chancel arch and vault by Lawrence OP on Flickr.

This was built in the 15th century.

omgthatdress:

Dress
Hubert de Givenchy, 1964
The Victoria & Albert Museum

omgthatdress:

Dress

Hubert de Givenchy, 1964

The Victoria & Albert Museum

Late Plantagenet and Tudor monarchs. 

Elizabeth I - Jewels

(Source: one-mistress-and-no-master, via sommartidsvarmod)

omgthatdress:

Dress
1838-1841
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

omgthatdress:

Dress

1838-1841

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

(via daughterofchaos)

the-garden-of-delights:

"Portrait of Countess Katarzyna Zamoyska" (also known as "Portrait de la comtesse Jean-Charles Mniszech, née Zamoyzka") (1753) (detail) by Alexander Roslin (1719-1793).

the-garden-of-delights:

"Portrait of Countess Katarzyna Zamoyska" (also known as "Portrait de la comtesse Jean-Charles Mniszech, née Zamoyzka") (1753) (detail) by Alexander Roslin (1719-1793).

(via jaded-mandarin)

Ella by Karl Rudolf Sohn, 1885 (detail)
versaillesadness:

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.

Built 1840s

versaillesadness:

Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge, UK.

Built 1840s

(via beautifuloldthings)

Sultan Ahmed Mosque, built 1609-16
dobharcu:

Uniforms from Fort Ticonderoga’s new exhibit, Founding Fashion

dobharcu:

Uniforms from Fort Ticonderoga’s new exhibit, Founding Fashion

(via theswisscheese)

a-l-ancien-regime:

Schloss Augustusburg in Brühl . One of the most important baroque buildings, UNESCO world heritage site

a-l-ancien-regime:

Schloss Augustusburg in Brühl . One of the most important baroque buildings, UNESCO world heritage site

(via elegant-classics)

Royal Palace of Belgium
Built 1904
theladyintweed:

Belton House

Built in the 1680s

theladyintweed:

Belton House

Built in the 1680s

(via englishcountrycottage)

theflyingdutchmasters:

Jan Ekels (I) - Gezicht op de Dam te Amsterdam (1750-1781)

theflyingdutchmasters:

Jan Ekels (I) - Gezicht op de Dam te Amsterdam (1750-1781)

(via architecture-and-culture)