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Louisville Lolita

Last weekend, I was lucky enough to photograph this stunning Lolita in the surroundings of an Old Louisville mansion. The Victorian details of both her costume and the house were fabulous — and in the fading light at the end of a spring day, everything looked absolutely magical! 20 more words

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MY DELIGHT IS IN HER

Image by Christine Renney

Being of secular turn of mind this name was unknown to me but I loved it so much I took the picture and then looked up its meaning, which is the title of this image.

Photography

"How A Victorian Mathematician Suspected The Existence of Angels" by Smarika Kumar

I know I am enjoying a piece of writing when it produces images in my head. The sharper the images are, the better the writing is and the longer I can retain it. 624 more words

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Japonisme

Throughout the ages, Western fashion has incorporated foreign influences and the late 19th Century was no exception. One major influence came from Japan, a nation that up until 1854 has kept itself secluded from the rest of the world. 336 more words

Victorian Dress

The “lionne pauvre:" Domestic Tragedy on the Mall: 1892

ON THE MALL.

A handsome woman sits in her carriage. She stops her coachman at the point where the Mall debouches into the regular drive, and there a friend accosts her. 726 more words

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