My name is Haley and I'm 23. While this blog is my "primary" account, I'm actually more often posting on my personal account, birdie-told-me

 

oldrags:

Return of the Ball by Alfred Stevens, date missing, Château Compiègne

oldrags:

Return of the Ball by Alfred Stevens, date missing, Château Compiègne

oldrags:

Bathing suit, ca 1825-29
Bad quality, but I thought this was neat.  Pictures of pre-Victorian swimwear is hard to come by.

oldrags:

Bathing suit, ca 1825-29

Bad quality, but I thought this was neat.  Pictures of pre-Victorian swimwear is hard to come by.

aleyma:

Attributed to Nicolaus Gerhaert von Leyden, Reliquary bust of Saint Margaret of Antioch, 1465-70 (source).

aleyma:

Attributed to Nicolaus Gerhaert von Leyden, Reliquary bust of Saint Margaret of Antioch, 1465-70 (source).

theniftyfifties:

Models Suzy Parker and Robin Tattersall by Richard Avedon.

theniftyfifties:

Models Suzy Parker and Robin Tattersall by Richard Avedon.

centuriespast:

Sir Thomas Lawrence, Mary Hamilton, pencil and chalk drawing
England, 1789
British Museum

centuriespast:

Sir Thomas Lawrence, Mary Hamilton, pencil and chalk drawing

England, 1789

British Museum