LOT 352 SILK and LACE PARASOL with CARVED IVORY HANDLE, 1860s - whitakerauction
Fine cream needle lace scalloped canopy over lavender taffeta, folding wood and carved ivory handle, D-22, L-23. Larson Collection tag inked "Mary T. Lincoln", no provenance found. (Small breaks to lace around finial) excellent. 480
Vintage Cabinet Card Portrait of a Standing Lady Posing in a | Etsy
Vintage cabinet card portrait of a lady from Nashville,TN, wearing a fashionable dress and carrying a small black parasol. Unfortunately her identity has been lost. The portrait was taken by the T.M. Schleier Studio then located in Nashville, TN. Vintage sepia CDV is in good condition with the upper left corner missing a small piece and minor surface age blemishes. The card measures approx. 2-1/2 x 4".
Retratos y pinturas
Miss Maggie Webber in Mourning, Albumen Carte de Visite with Tax Stamp, 1864-1866
Written on the reverse in contemporary script is "Mifs Maggie Webber, Trindle Spring Hold, PA" with a hand-cancelled blue 2 cent revenue stamp. I've found Trindle Spring, but cannot find a Maggie or Margaret or even M. Webber in that area. This beautiful girl remains a mystery at the moment.
Going the Distance: Quick Fixes-White Collars
This section is focused on things you can do to update your existing wardrobe to make it more accurate. These suggestions are all things that I believe can be inexpensively and easily done, and can immediately take your visual impression to the next level of accuracy. A few of the suggestions will be elaborated upon in the following posts, because they relate to fabric and silhouette choices that are complex in their historical context. I have written this section with the beginning…
The Porters, June 20, 1864
Interesting hat, short sleeves & button (rosette?) trim that extends over the shoulder line towards the back. The skirt appears to be more cone shaped than dome shaped Carte de visite by Cook & Jones of Winona, Minn. The back of the mount of this photograph offers two clues as to the identity of this couple posed with a violin: The aforementioned photographer’s name and location, and a pencil inscription, “Mr. and Mrs. Porter June 20th 1864.” Ronald S. Coddington collection
Puños y cuello 1865
Зуав-жакет и жакет-болеро.
Если вы интересуетесь женской модой середины XIX века, то наверняка обращали внимание на платья, похожие на юбку с блузкой, поверх которой надет жакетик с закругленными полами. Один из видов таких жакетов (а по ним и платья) называли «зуавами», и между 1859 и 1865 годами они…
Farkas Nagy Lujza
Photographer: Licskó János, Pest, 1860's Farkas Nagy Lujza színész- és igazgatónő (1843 – 1911.11.04.) Gyerekszínészként kezdte pályáját. 1854-ben Gócs Edénél. 1878–1906-ban a Nemzeti Színház tagja volt. Fiatal hősnőket és drámai szerepeket játszott, a Nemzeti Színházban komika és epizodista volt.1868-ban György János felesége lett. Forrás: mek.oszk.hu/02100/02139/html/sz16/77.html
Pattern hacking Elisalex - the ultimate off the shoulder velvet prince
When I was little, growing up in the late 80s and early 90s, off the shoulder dresses were the absolute pinnacle of ladylike perfection. Thanks to nostalgic images of Brigitte Bardot floating around our house and my then style icon Princess Jasmine, I knew I'd be needing an off the shoulder gown one day, and in super l
Harriet Tubman - photographed in 1868 - American abolitionist, humanitarian, armed scout and spy for the United States Army during the American Civil War.
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Ensemble | French | The Met
The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "Vanity Fair: A Treasure Trove from the Costume Institute," December 15, 1977–September 3, 1978.Museum of Costume Art. "Color Through The Decades & Costumes and Accessories Worn by Queen Alexandra of England," February 25, 1941–June 21, 1941