1. Notes: 87 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    The Belle of the Ranch by George Bancroft Cornish,1909
from SMU Central University Libraries

    The Belle of the Ranch by George Bancroft Cornish,1909

    from SMU Central University Libraries

     
  2. Notes: 68 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Lady Clementina Hawarden
from mount_weary

    Lady Clementina Hawarden

    from mount_weary

     
  3. Notes: 246 / 3 years ago  from thetranscendentalmodernist
    thetranscendentalmodernist:

Literary Pursuits of a Young Lady - Oil on canvas - Alexei Alexeivich Harlamoff (1848-1915)
     
  4. Notes: 87 / 3 years ago 
    Mary Mannering - Gilbert & Bacon - c. 1900
     
  5. Notes: 19 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Cleo de Merode [more here]
via adski_kafeteri
     
  6. Notes: 60 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    An illustration from Vol. 2 of The History of the Harlequinade” 1915 by Maurice Sand
from plaisanter

    An illustration from Vol. 2 of The History of the Harlequinade” 1915 by Maurice Sand

    from plaisanter

     
  7. Notes: 174 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
     
Arlequin - Costumes Parisiens
by Alberto Fabio Lorenzi (Fabius)in Journal des dames et des modes, 1914

    Arlequin - Costumes Parisiens

    by Alberto Fabio Lorenzi (Fabius)
    in Journal des dames et des modes, 1914

     
  8. Notes: 104 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Costumes Parisiens, 1913
from Journal des dames et des modes

    Costumes Parisiens, 1913

    from Journal des dames et des modes

     
  9. Notes: 38 / 3 years ago 
    Hungary c.1900
from FOTO:FORTEPAN
thanks  to mesuge

    Hungary c.1900

    from FOTO:FORTEPAN

    thanks  to mesuge

     
  10. Notes: 68 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Chinatown, San Francisco c. 1900 by Arnold Genthe
     
  11. Notes: 242 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    China. Street scene in Canton,c.1880
from Verdeau

    China. Street scene in Canton,c.1880

    from Verdeau

     
  12. Notes: 86 / 3 years ago  from oldbookillustrations
    oldbookillustrations:On the roller coaster.

From Le Portefeuille d’un Très Vieux Garçon (The Wallet of a Very Old Bachelor), by Albert Robida, illustrated by the author, Paris, 1885.
(Source: archive.org)

    oldbookillustrations:On the roller coaster.

    From Le Portefeuille d’un Très Vieux Garçon (The Wallet of a Very Old Bachelor), by Albert Robida, illustrated by the author, Paris, 1885.

    (Source: archive.org)

     
  13. Notes: 76 / 3 years ago 
    Pepita - Fred Holland Day - c. 1900
     
  14. Notes: 183 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Hazel Lavery [Lady Lavery]  England,1914 
by E.O.Hoppe

    Hazel Lavery [Lady Lavery England,1914 

    by E.O.Hoppe

     
  15. Notes: 304 / 3 years ago  from bookmarklet
    Hazel Lavery [Lady Lavery]  appearing as Flora in Sandro Botticelli's Primavera painting, between 1910 and 1915 [previously here & here]

    Hazel Lavery [Lady Lavery]  appearing as Flora in Sandro Botticelli's Primavera painting, between 1910 and 1915 [previously here & here]

     
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