Map Just another history fan...
Just another history fan...
gettysburgaddress:

Lincoln: come down now
Davis: no
*civil war*

gettysburgaddress:

Lincoln: come down now

Davis: no

*civil war*

classic-art:

The Battle of the Pyramids, July 21, 1798
Antoine Jean Gros, 1810

classic-art:

The Battle of the Pyramids, July 21, 1798

Antoine Jean Gros, 1810

mapsontheweb:

A coloured map of Napoleonic Europe
Read More

mapsontheweb:

A coloured map of Napoleonic Europe

Read More

all-seeingreference:

Another scan from the Men At Arms series, I can’t quite remember which book or page it was, so I can’t quite give it the right credits.

all-seeingreference:

Another scan from the Men At Arms series, I can’t quite remember which book or page it was, so I can’t quite give it the right credits.

ohsoromanov:

Empress Maria Feodorovna of Russia.

ohsoromanov:

Empress Maria Feodorovna of Russia.

napoleondidthat:

That time Napoleon bought ad space so you could admire his beautiful silverware and be a jealous.

napoleondidthat:

That time Napoleon bought ad space so you could admire his beautiful silverware and be a jealous.

karoline-von-manderscheid:

François-Hubert Drouais (1727-1775):
Portrait of an elegant lady. 18th century.

karoline-von-manderscheid:

François-Hubert Drouais (1727-1775):

Portrait of an elegant lady. 18th century.

fashionsfromhistory:

Court Dress
c.1828
Probably German
MET

fashionsfromhistory:

Court Dress

c.1828

Probably German

MET

thekinkycardinal:

histoireinsolite:

Louis XIV and his court at Les Invalides 1707

Just look at that adorable pudgy king.

thekinkycardinal:

histoireinsolite:

Louis XIV and his court at Les Invalides 1707

Just look at that adorable pudgy king.

tiny-librarian:

A miniature portrait on ivory of Catherine the Great Empress of Russia (1762-1796) standing in armour and a red cloak over her left shoulder, wearing Imperial Russian order of St. Catherine and the blue sash of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew, signed lower middle.
Source

tiny-librarian:

A miniature portrait on ivory of Catherine the Great Empress of Russia (1762-1796) standing in armour and a red cloak over her left shoulder, wearing Imperial Russian order of St. Catherine and the blue sash of the Imperial Russian Order of St. Andrew, signed lower middle.

Source

armadivina:

Allegory of France by Georges Louis Poilleux Saint Ange

armadivina:

Allegory of France by Georges Louis Poilleux Saint Ange

artofthevictorianera:

Queen Victoria with her Children by John Callcott Horsley

artofthevictorianera:

Queen Victoria with her Children by John Callcott Horsley

artschoolglasses:

Examples of 1780s Fashion