More ideas from osk

I’m interrupting my current posting to share these amazing photos by the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts in Germany! See more of these amazing photos here.

I’m interrupting my current posting to share these amazing photos by the Dresden Academy of Fine Arts in Germany! See more of these amazing photos here.

hatsfromhistory:    La Reunion, 1827.  Another example of one of my favorite accessories: the hairstyle (and hat) piercing arrow!  (And I’ll say it again:  WHAT IS UP WITCHOO LATE-1820s-HAIR?)    The girl on top appears to have had a close encounter with an arrow.  Good thing her massive hair stopped it and saved the day.

hatsfromhistory: “ La Reunion, Another example of one of my favorite accessories: the hairstyle (and hat) piercing arrow! (And I’ll say it again: WHAT IS UP WITCHOO ” The girl.

Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaevna (1819–1876) of Russia by  Christina Robertson-Saunders retrato

1841 Grand Duchess Maria Nikolaievna, daughter of Nicholas I and Alexandra Fyodorovna and grandaughter of Louise de Prussia and Maria Feodorovna. By Christina Robertson (Hermitage) head and bodice