Historic Style




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

Portrait of a Lady by Gabriel Metsu, 1667 (detail)
Empress Maria Theresia by Martin van Meytens, 1744 (detail)
thefoodogatemyhomework:

Beautiful, however still definitely feeling like a stranger in a strange land (at Chicago History Museum)

Built 1932 in the federal style

thefoodogatemyhomework:

Beautiful, however still definitely feeling like a stranger in a strange land (at Chicago History Museum)

Built 1932 in the federal style

chic-ariel:

The Petit Palais by Timothy Tolle on Flickr.

Built late 1890s

chic-ariel:

The Petit Palais by Timothy Tolle on Flickr.

Built late 1890s

(Source: winterfellis, via daughterofchaos)

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chilixocoatl:

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Miss Grace Woodhouse, 1890 (detail)
Read more about the painting on my blog
Chateau Vaux-le-Vicomte, 17th century.
Read more on my blog :)
F.W. Beechey by George Duncan Beechey, c.1822 (detail)

F.W. Beechey by George Duncan Beechey, c.1822 (detail)


Portrait of Nikolay Aleksandrovich Lvov, Dmitry Levitzky, ca. 1780. Detail.
fuckitandmovetobritain:

Lincoln Cathedral, England, UK

Built from 1185 to 1311

fuckitandmovetobritain:

Lincoln Cathedral, England, UK

Built from 1185 to 1311

(via the-art-student-in-221c)


Polkadotted by Carrie WishWishWish on Flickr.

This is Somerset House, London.

Polkadotted by Carrie WishWishWish on Flickr.

This is Somerset House, London.

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fleurdulys:

Grandmother’s Treasures - Jerry Barrett
19th century

fleurdulys:

Grandmother’s Treasures - Jerry Barrett

19th century

(via antiquelullaby)

breathtakingdestinations:

Mission District - San Francisco - USA (von Thomas Hawk)

breathtakingdestinations:

Mission District - San Francisco - USA (von Thomas Hawk)

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(Source: deathology, via samishoward)

Alexandra of Denmark by Richard Lauchert, 1863

Alexandra of Denmark by Richard Lauchert, 1863

(Source: tiny-librarian, via angel-wingsonmywrist)