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Exploring Parisian archives thanks to the BSECS/Besterman Centre for the Enlightenment Travel Award

Tabitha Baker is a 3rd-year PhD student at the University of Warwick and V&A Museum. Her thesis is entitled ‘The Embroidery Trade in Eighteenth-Century France’ and is an AHRC-funded Collaborative Doctoral Partnership project supervised...
From: Voltaire Foundation on 14 Nov 2017

history-of-fashion: 1793 Élisabeth Louise Vigée-LeBrun -...

history-of-fashion: 1793 Élisabeth Louise Vigée-LeBrun - Portrait of Countess Maria Theresia Bucquoi, née Parr Who else does a red wrap quite like this? One final glowing portrait by Vigée-Lebrun. That orange bow in the...

A new article published in ECF journal on the cold, cold...

A new article published in ECF journal on the cold, cold Canadian winters and how that season and its effects were portrayed in one of the first Canadian novels, The History of Emily Montague (1769) by Frances Brooke: “’Set the winter...

And one more, presumed to be of Mary Wortley...

And one more, presumed to be of Mary Wortley Montagu: http://www.sothebys.com/en/auctions/ecatalogue/2011/arts-of-the-islamic-world/lot.157.html

Wikipedia uses a nice portrait of her. Seems I ran out of Tumblr...

Wikipedia uses a nice portrait of her. Seems I ran out of Tumblr posts to reshare on here. Mary Wortley Montagu

womeninarthistory: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Sir Godfrey...

womeninarthistory: Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, Sir Godfrey Kneller Mary Wortley Montagu

notyourxfile: William Powell Frith (1819 - 1909) Pope Makes...

notyourxfile: William Powell Frith (1819 - 1909) Pope Makes Love To Lady Mary Wortley Montagu (1852) oil on canvas, 1.180 x 942 mm Not painted until midway through the 19th century, but a great image of two 18th-century icons: Mary Wortley Montagu...

jaded-mandarin: Joseph Highmore. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu,...

jaded-mandarin: Joseph Highmore. Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, 18th Century. Reposting some Mary Wortley Montagu images today.

The Monkey’s, a satirical print published in 1804. How...

The Monkey’s, a satirical print published in 1804. How comforting to learn that the use of apostrophe-s in place of the regular plural with a simple S has been going on for such a long time. I don’t know what that dog is doing, so I’ve...

aneacostumes: A little boy’s attire, 1763.  Attire made of...

aneacostumes: A little boy’s attire, 1763.  Attire made of wool, lined with linen, and embroidered with silk. It was worn by Jens Hørbye, born in 1757 in Eastern Norway. The coat is made in the style of an adult, and what would have...

georgian-empress: George Hanger, 4th Lord Coleraine by Thomas...

georgian-empress: George Hanger, 4th Lord Coleraine by Thomas Beach. 1780′s.  And one more re-blog just for the headgear: magnificent!

jeannepompadour: Young lady at a clavichord, said to...

jeannepompadour: Young lady at a clavichord, said to be Henriette Haussmann, by Georg Anton Abraham Urlaub, 1779 The gigantic hair, the gorgeous pink dress, more bows!

its-always-sunny-in-thedas: Lady Mary Fox by Pompeo Batoni,...

its-always-sunny-in-thedas: Lady Mary Fox by Pompeo Batoni, 1767. Those bows: spectacular!

thebrassglass: “The Pharmacist” (alternately “The Apothecary”),...

thebrassglass: “The Pharmacist” (alternately “The Apothecary”), Pietro Longhi, ca. 1750s. I am excited to find this image, since I have long contemplated choosing an apothecary or physician as a reenactment persona. Also, is...

beau–brummell: Young men on a Grand Tour: James Grant of...

beau–brummell: Young men on a Grand Tour: James Grant of Grant, John Mytton, the Hon. Thomas Robinson and Thomas Wynne.  by Nathaniel Dance-Holland circa. 1760 Gotta love the hats!

18thcenturyfop: GENTS EMBROIDERED and SEQUINED COURT COAT, 1770...

18thcenturyfop: GENTS EMBROIDERED and SEQUINED COURT COAT, 1770 - 1785. Photos used with permission from Whitaker Auction House.http://www.whitakerauction.com Magnificent details in this coat.

history-of-fashion: 1779-1780 John Singleton Copley - George...

history-of-fashion: 1779-1780 John Singleton Copley - George Boone Roupell That coat. That hat. That hair. Magnifique!

pintoras: Katherine Read (Scottish, 1723 - 1778): British...

pintoras: Katherine Read (Scottish, 1723 - 1778): British Gentlemen in Rome (c. 1750) (via Yale Center for British Art) Been in major production mode all month, so only have time for some reposting.

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