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SilkDamask Luster Shine Sheen The Visual Lexicon of the 18

SilkDamask Luster Shine Sheen The Visual Lexicon of the 18

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Luster. Shine. Sheen: The Visual Lexicon of the 18th Century Elite

Silver thread embroidery with spangles. Private Collection

Mid-18th century gold lace. Upham Family Collection, Massachusetts Historical Society

[i]Carl Moritz, at a London theater, from Journeys of a German in London in 1782, in Richard B. Schwartz, Daily Life in Johnson's London(Madison: University ...

[i]Carl Moritz, at a London theater, from Journeys of a German in London in 1782, in Richard B. Schwartz, Daily Life in Johnson's London(Madison: University ...

In keeping with the aesthetics of the era, Americans, too, sought to create dramatic effect through a lady or gentleman's hair, dress, and accessories, ...

Fripperies and Fobs

LOT 550 ROBE a la FRANCAISE, 18th C - whitakerauction

This insanely lavish evening dress is perhaps the ultimate expression of the ball gown as it

These bespoke boots may have been commissioned by a specific client or perhaps more likely, as a 'show off' piece meant for display at an Exposition.

She married Dr. Benjamin Jones on March 3, 1736/7. She died the day before her 31stor 32nd birthday. The baptismal apron was most likely made for her own ...

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1810-1820, France - Court train of green velvet and gold embroidery worn with

While they are visually arresting in published photos (as seen in the image above, courtesy of the Bata Shoe Museum; all other photos by author), ...

A dress like this would not have been out of place in the first quarter of 19 thcentury in Boston. By the time of Henry Sargent's painting of The Tea ...

Like many stories connected to family relics, Mrs. Smith's account of the original petticoat became problematic as we began to examine it in detail.

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Two Nerdy History Girls: A Formal Ball Gown from the French Court, c1780 18th

Irish–born dressmaker to New York's elite, Mrs. Catherine Donovan (1826?-1906), studied fashion in Paris. Donovan created her gowns in her fashionable shop ...

... specific client or perhaps more likely, as a 'show off' piece meant for display at an Exposition. In any event, they are truly stunning.

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SilkDamask : Luster. Shine. Sheen: The Visual Lexicon of the 18... | Awestruck & Gobsmacked in 2019 | Luster, Silver shoes, Gold

The material in this post is from my next book project.

Never mind the blue passport, will we get these back after Brexit #spangles pic.twitter.com/qfGPM0vTiO

Gown with Stomacher Textile ca. 1750; gown ca. 1770 Origin: England Silk

View of St Matthew's Church, on the west side of Friday Street where William and

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Each mannequin in this tripartite ensemble is of interest. For this post, I focus on the striking persimmon orange robe a la francaise (or sack back) open ...

A dress like this would not have been out of place in the first quarter of 19 thcentury in Boston. By the time of Henry Sargent's painting of The Tea ...

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Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year

Cassidy Percoco (@mimicofmodes)

An unfinished republic: leading by word and deed in modern China - PDF Free Download

The Project Gutenberg eBook of Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume IX Slice III - Electrostatics to Engis.

I have written about these bodacious boots before (http://www.silkdamask.org/2014/12/a-trio-of-victorian-party-boots.html), but had the opportunity to view ...

Historic Floors

Exploring Treasures: Introducing the World of Textiles by Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum - issuu

... decade of the 18 thcentury (post-American and French Revolutions) and continued to inspire women's fashions into the 1820s, and in some places, beyond.

(PDF) Taking the Modern with the Traditional: Introducing the Challenges of Modern Acrylic Emulsion Painted Banners, pp6-16 | Leanne C Tonkin - Academia.edu

Used the spoon that bends ? Or remembers the #spangles you could not get the wrappers off! - Ration Packs hold a lot of memories for thousands of ...

Open Gown, Chinese painted silk, UK, 1785-95 18th Century Dress,

Pictorial title page

Throwing at cocks and other pastimes: Shrove Tuesday in the Georgian Era

Fashion Design Portfolio

A two-piece ball gown, c1890s, metallic silk brocade trimmed in cutwork velvet and cord, skirt pleated at center back, hem lined in lace.

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Traveling through history of art.Maria Christina Dr Borbon, reina de Espana, detail by Vicente Lopez Portana, 1830. Silk Damask

The primary stitches are flat and satin stitches. The colors are still bright against an extremely fragile silk ground. Born on March 3, 1717, the maker may ...

Carved into the top of the chest is a relief of turmite men cheering on a dancing woman. Painted design are on the lid, only.

A central phoenix, surrounded by vines and birds, with three decorative border strip patterns

tinctorum for red and flavonoid dyes (e.g., poplar leaves) for yellow. 3

Buried beneath the mulberry tree

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Hist 410 n week 3 discussion dq 2 world war ii and the holocaust

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“Everything a Circle” conveys the tedium and tiresome redundancy of woman's handwork that so often adorns textiles throughout the ages — and how women ...

(Via the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston https://www.mfa.org/collections/object/formal-dress-67396)

Intricate design including foliage, flowers, birds and animals

FlipSnack

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Renowned as the “gloomy egoist” of his autobiographical poem Childe Harold's Pilgrimage (1812–18) in the ...

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Baker's boy, 1746.

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A complex knotwork design

Stepping into Life Together: Martha Washington's Wedding Fashion Mount Vernon Magazine

Making reference to the fact that “all of England is in mourning” –Queen Victoria died on the 22ndof January, 1901 -- the author observed that it is no ...

The Project Gutenberg eBook of Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume IX Slice III - Electrostatics to Engis.

George Gordon Byron

proceedings - Escuela de Diseño UC - Pontificia Universidad Católica - PDF Free Download

Peltro William Tomkins, “Book of Etchings from Papers cut by The Right Honourable Lady

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All images are courtesy of the Massachusetts Historical Society; photographer, Laura Wulf.

proceedings - Escuela de Diseño UC - Pontificia Universidad Católica - PDF Free Download

“Crepe is more fashionable than ever” notes the November 1901 edition of Harper's Bazar. “House gowns and dinner gowns made entirely of crepe and in the ...

HIST10016_Readings_Week 2

97 Should the Château of Chambord Remain Empty?

The Project Gutenberg eBook of Encyclopædia Britannica, Volume IX Slice III - Electrostatics to Engis.

House of Dior | "Maria-Luisa (dite Coré)" | French | The Met

London Courier and Evening Gazette 05 June 1827

1 and no. 4 at Jinpa-ri], Goguryeo byeokhwa gobun bojon yeongu bogoseo [Research on the preservation of Goguryeo mural tombs] (Seoul: National Research ...

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Exhibition Design: Spokeshave Design, Will Twombly, Watertown, MA.