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tiny-librarian:

Outfits worn by the future Oscar I of Sweden and Josephine of Leuchtenberg at their 1823 wedding.
Source

tiny-librarian:

Outfits worn by the future Oscar I of Sweden and Josephine of Leuchtenberg at their 1823 wedding.

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celestedoodles:

We are The Muses. Goddesses of the Arts and proclaimers of heroes.

Calliope, Clio, Terpsichore, Melpomene, Thalia 

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pre-raphaelisme:

Morgan Le Fay by John Roddam Spencer Stanhope, 1880.

pre-raphaelisme:

Morgan Le Fay by John Roddam Spencer Stanhope, 1880.

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books0977:

Girl Holding a Book (c.1922). Gwen John (Welsh, 1876-1939). Oil on canvas. Smith College Museum of Art.
John worked in France for most of her career. Her paintings, mainly portraits of anonymous female sitters, are rendered in a range of closely related tones. This painting, Girl Holding a Book, is representative of her work.

books0977:

Girl Holding a Book (c.1922). Gwen John (Welsh, 1876-1939). Oil on canvas. Smith College Museum of Art.

John worked in France for most of her career. Her paintings, mainly portraits of anonymous female sitters, are rendered in a range of closely related tones. This painting, Girl Holding a Book, is representative of her work.

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centuriespast:

COLOMBE, MichelTomb of Francis II of Brittany and his Wife Marguerite de Foix (detail)1502-07MarbleCathedral, Nantes

centuriespast:

COLOMBE, Michel
Tomb of Francis II of Brittany and his Wife Marguerite de Foix (detail)
1502-07
Marble
Cathedral, Nantes

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itinsightus:

Next floor: Middle Age by cyrilfontaine2

itinsightus:

Next floor: Middle Age by cyrilfontaine2

(via beggars-opera)

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geritsel:

John Atkinson Grimshaw must have been a melancholic nightwalker.

(via leadingtone)

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historicalfashion:

Princess Dagmar of Denmark (later Empress Maria Feodorovna), Alexandra, Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra), and Princess Thyra of Denmark (later Duchess of Cumberland and titular Princess of Hanover)

historicalfashion:

Princess Dagmar of Denmark (later Empress Maria Feodorovna), Alexandra, Princess of Wales (later Queen Alexandra), and Princess Thyra of Denmark (later Duchess of Cumberland and titular Princess of Hanover)

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centuriespast:

Miss Constance Biddle
John Lambert (1861-1907)
ca. 1900
Oil on canvas
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

centuriespast:

Miss Constance Biddle

John Lambert (1861-1907)

ca. 1900

Oil on canvas

Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts

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mymodernmet:

Reflections From Above is a complex photo series in which thousands of New York City windows and lights merge together into unique abstract formations. To capture the fascinating and symmetrical perspectives, photographer Donna Dotan focuses her camera down from the tops of large skyscrapers and uses long exposures to capture the action below.

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