Thomas Rowlandson, ‘The Six Stages of Mending a Face’ (1792)
valinaraii:

Juan Pantoja de la Cruz. Portrait of a three-year-old Anne of Austria, Infanta of Spain and future Queen of France. Painted in 1604. 

Not Victorian, but a gem nonetheless.

valinaraii:

Juan Pantoja de la Cruz. Portrait of a three-year-old Anne of Austria, Infanta of Spain and future Queen of France. Painted in 1604. 

Not Victorian, but a gem nonetheless.

(via historicalpets)

C19 Russian skeleton rocking chair. A lovely statement piece for any drawing room.

C19 Russian skeleton rocking chair. A lovely statement piece for any drawing room.

witlovesyou:

A Capri Witch, Marianne Stokes
c. 1884

witlovesyou:

A Capri Witch, Marianne Stokes

c. 1884

messytimetravel:

1805 : Chamber pot with head of Napoleon Curated by Chris Wild

messytimetravel:

1805 : Chamber pot with head of Napoleon
Curated by Chris Wild

thebendintheroad:

Giovanni Boldini, Girl in a Black Hat (1890)

thebendintheroad:

Giovanni Boldini, Girl in a Black Hat (1890)

(Source: marciefleach)

neonof1986:

Magpie ballgown from “Fancy Dresses Described : or, What to Wear at Fancy Balls”. (1887)
Thank you to VintagePrintable for this image!

neonof1986:

Magpie ballgown from “Fancy Dresses Described : or, What to Wear at Fancy Balls”. (1887)

Thank you to VintagePrintable for this image!

messytimetravel:

1887 : Vision of the completion of a New York elevated railway Curated by Amanda Uren

Major missed opportunity here…

messytimetravel:

1887 : Vision of the completion of a New York elevated railway
Curated by Amanda Uren

Major missed opportunity here…

thevintageways:

New York, 1893. Columbian Naval Review. Group of sailors, Imperial Russian Navy.

thevintageways:

New York, 1893. Columbian Naval Review. Group of sailors, Imperial Russian Navy.

southcarolinadove:

inkfromtheoctopus:

thevintagethimble:

Victorian Men’s Hairstyles & Facial Hair
A collection of Victorian photographs, depicting some of the hairstyles and facial hair fashion of the time, and a few rather unique hair styles like a man with ringlets.

Woman’s Hairstyles
Victorian [x] | Edwardian [x] | 1920’s [x] | 1930’s [x] | WW2 [x]

I SPY NIKOLA TESLA.

Mutton chops make me weak in the knees, sigh….

wahnwitzig:


Lovely Baby Girl & Cute Baby Doll Russian Real Photo

I was puzzled as to what could cause such terror, until I saw that the doll is staring at the baby

wahnwitzig:

Lovely Baby Girl & Cute Baby Doll Russian Real Photo

I was puzzled as to what could cause such terror, until I saw that the doll is staring at the baby

(via littlepennydreadful)

carolathhabsburg:

Little prince imperial of France, Napoleon Eugene in uniform. 1850s.

I just LOVE overdressed Victorian children

carolathhabsburg:

Little prince imperial of France, Napoleon Eugene in uniform. 1850s.

I just LOVE overdressed Victorian children

(via thevictorianlady)

beautifulcentury:


1885 - The Heroine of Whoop Up! by clotho98 on Flickr.
Via Flickr: They just don’t make nicknames like they used to. Beadle’s Pocket Library, February 11, 1885.


AGREE

beautifulcentury:

1885 - The Heroine of Whoop Up! by clotho98 on Flickr.

Via Flickr:
They just don’t make nicknames like they used to.

Beadle’s Pocket Library, February 11, 1885.

AGREE

bastardkeaton:

My 1st cousin, 5x removed.
I love ancestry.com



Russell Tovey? Is that you?

bastardkeaton:

My 1st cousin, 5x removed.

I love ancestry.com

Russell Tovey? Is that you?