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ancientfaces · 2 days ago
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Looks like a picture from a modern movie set, right? Wrong! :) It's an 1870 photo of 2 hermits in Cordoba Spain. One hermit is offering absolution to the other.
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klassizismus · 7 months ago
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By Kawanabe Kyōsai (Japanese, 1831-1889)
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d4hlia · 6 months ago
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it’s alarmingly unsung that frankenstein was conceived and written by a 19 year old woman
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meschkinnes · a year ago
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Portrait of an unidentified woman standing outdoors wearing a blouse with exaggerated sleeves, 1896
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fordarkmornings · 23 days ago
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Hans Makart  -  Musikalische Unterhaltung,  1874  (detail) 
Austrian, 1840-1884 
Oil on panel
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shewhoworshipscarlin · a month ago
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Book cover, 1800s, Iran.
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bebemoon · 8 months ago
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dance shoes worn by marie taglioni, 1829. (coll. taglioni, nmi, den haag) .
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klassizismus · 4 months ago
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Detail: Johann de Werth's Überfall bei Tuttlingen 1643, by Karl von Blaas, 1866
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c86 · 2 months ago
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Discovery of Maya ruins, c. 1880-1900
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kiatris · 7 months ago
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Der Morgen Nach Der Feier(detail) by Ludwig Knaus, 1853
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toomanyassassins · 6 months ago
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some of my favorite pics of victorians:
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like... idk i just like photos that remind me that people have continually been people. and that there is a shocking amount of portraits from that era that are incredibly well preserved, some of which look almost modern.
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artfoli · a year ago
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Details in Red
Portrait of Isabelle Antoinette Barones Sloet van Toutenburg, 1852, by Nicaise de Keyser.
Patricipance of Venice, 1881, by Alexandre Cabanel.
A Young Lady Aged 21, Possibly Helena Snakenborg, 1569, by an unknown artist.
Portrait de la comédienne Marie-Anne de Châteauneuf, 1712, by  Nicolas de Largillière.
Mrs. Hugh Hammersley, c. 1893, by John Singer Sargent .
Louise, Queen of the Belgians, 1841, by Franz Xaver Winterhalter.
Sabina Seupham Spalding, c. 1846, by Federico de Madrazo y Kuntz. 
Elizabeth I, the "Pelican" portrait, c. 1572, by Nicholas Hilliard.
Portrait of Mary Louise of Orleans, Queen of Spain, c. 1679, by José García Hidalgo.
Portrait of Marguerite de Sève, 1729, by Nicolas de Largillière.
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