26 9 / 2014

Word tights

Word tights

(Source: shoe-shopping, via wordspinning)

26 9 / 2014

The Young Musician (La jeune musicienne) Michel Garnier, 1788

What’s special about this painting? The gorgeous gossamer dress

The Young Musician (La jeune musicienne) Michel Garnier, 1788

What’s special about this painting? The gorgeous gossamer dress

15 9 / 2014

Dancing Milkmaids by Francis Hayman (1735)

Dancing Milkmaids by Francis Hayman (1735)

15 9 / 2014

The Honourable Mrs. Graham by Thomas Gainsborough (1775)

The Honourable Mrs. Graham by Thomas Gainsborough (1775)

15 9 / 2014

jeannepompadour:

Portrait of a lady in a blue dress, attribued to Richard van Bleeck  (c. 1670-c. 1733)

jeannepompadour:

Portrait of a lady in a blue dress, attribued to Richard van Bleeck  (c. 1670-c. 1733)

29 8 / 2014

Portrait of a Woman and Child in an Interior by Hugh Douglas Hamilton (1734-1808)

Portrait of a Woman and Child in an Interior by Hugh Douglas Hamilton (1734-1808)

29 8 / 2014

Lady Conyngham and child by Hugh Douglas Hamilton (1734-1808)

Lady Conyngham and child by Hugh Douglas Hamilton (1734-1808)

24 6 / 2014

thestraggletag:

thestraggletag:

submariet:

VAN EYCK

I lost it at the end.

Okay, I had to check out the Van Eyck thing. I was a bit in denial because, come on, every single person can’t look like President Putin!

There are no words to describe how wrong I was.

(Source: cheekygeekymonkey, via ladyhistory)

22 6 / 2014

fuckyeahhistoricaldudes:

Thomas Gainsborough: John Hayes St Leger

fuckyeahhistoricaldudes:

Thomas Gainsborough: John Hayes St Leger

(Source: royalcollection.org.uk)

22 6 / 2014

fuckyeahhistoricaldudes:

Sir Joshua Reynolds: Francis Russell, the Marquess of Tavistock (d.1767)

fuckyeahhistoricaldudes:

Sir Joshua Reynolds: Francis Russell, the Marquess of Tavistock (d.1767)