DescriptionThe New Necklace, 1910 William McGregor Paxton (1869-1941) Oil on canvas

The New Necklace William McGregor Paxton (American, Oil on canvas. Museum of Fine Arts, Boston. Paxton has implied a narrative, involving the letter being written and the necklace.

H. De Braekeleer - The tienersplaats - 1878

Henri de Braekeleer - At The Window In Antwerp (Belgian,

Marcel Rieder

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detail of virgin enthroned - 1891, abbott handerson thayer

Virgin Enthroned (detail) by Abbott Handerson Thayer, Oil on canvas

The Princess imprisoned in the Summer-house 1906

'The Princess imprisoned in the Summer-house', from the story 'The Music Book': from 'The Orange Fairy Book', 1906 (artwork by Henry Justice Ford)

Sydney Long (Aus. 1871-1955)

Sydney Long Australia 1871 – London 1955 Decoration 'Sadder than a single star that sets at twilight in a land of reeds' 1899 oil on canvas (w) x (d) cm Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, purchased 1899

ART BLOG: Ruth P. Bobbs : Woman in White

“ Girl in White Ruth Pratt Bobbs (American, Oil on canvas. Indianapolis Museum of Art. Although the sitter’s hat and cape did belong to the artist, the model was a.

lonequixote:  Geranium on a Blue Table by Edouard Vuillard(via @lonequixote)

Geraniums on a blue table in front of the window, by Édouard Vuillard (French,

The Blue Dress, by Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter, ca. 19th c.

View The blue dress by Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter on artnet. Browse upcoming and past auction lots by Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter.

Life in the English Country House ~ the Beginning of Informal Living 1770-1830,   Young girls fantasized about Lord Byron who had become a symbol of revolt against convention.

English Historical Fiction Authors: Life in the English Country House ~ the Beginning of Informal Living