14 4 / 2014

A flowery dress for spring.

thevintagethimble:

Woman’s Robe à la Française
France, circa1770, Cotton plain weave, block-printed and dye-painted, with silk passementerie. | LACMA

(via anotherhistoryfan)

10 4 / 2014

peashooter85:

A set of Scottish flintlock pistols crafted by John Campbell of Doune.  Late 18th century. 
Sold at Auction: £9,375 ($14,475)

peashooter85:

A set of Scottish flintlock pistols crafted by John Campbell of Doune.  Late 18th century. 

Sold at Auction: £9,375 ($14,475)

(Source: christies.com, via 18thcenturylove)

31 3 / 2014

Atavistic Bondage
The “Gimp Mask” Girl by Bansky
via suicideblonde

Atavistic Bondage

The “Gimp Mask” Girl by Bansky

via suicideblonde

28 3 / 2014

vfreie:

Woman in French Garde du Corps uniform, around 1787
Source

vfreie:

Woman in French Garde du Corps uniform, around 1787

Source

(via 18thcenturylove)

21 3 / 2014

Cupid at the Masked Ball by Franz Stuck (1863-1928)

Cupid at the Masked Ball by Franz Stuck (1863-1928)

21 3 / 2014

jeannepompadour:

"The hairstylings of Madame de Pompadour" illustrations from a book by her hairdresser Legros de Rumigny, c. mid 18th century

06 3 / 2014

Fit for a lady

Fit for a lady

(Source: girlypumpkin, via enchanted-fairytale-dreams)

14 2 / 2014

Terpsichore, Muse of Dance by Jean Marc Nattier (1739)

Terpsichore, Muse of Dance by Jean Marc Nattier (1739)

14 2 / 2014

Thalia, Muse of Comedy by Jean Marc Nattier (1739)

Thalia, Muse of Comedy by Jean Marc Nattier (1739)

08 1 / 2014

Skaters on the Serpentine in Hyde Park by Julius Caesar Ibbitson (1786)
Ahem, gentlemen, where are the ladies?

Skaters on the Serpentine in Hyde Park by Julius Caesar Ibbitson (1786)
Ahem, gentlemen, where are the ladies?