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The Onslaught of Post-Glutton Gloom

18th Century Gentleman [ book inspiration: a set of 'gentleman's & ladies' books. Two books in the set one clearly masculine & one feminine, in a clamshell box. ]

Legendary British Victorian stage actor Sir John Martin Harvey (who bears, I think, a striking resemblance to Oscar Wilde) and his rather delightful hat. #Victorian

from Mail Online

That’s shoe business! Museum is home to the world’s largest collection of footwear (12,000 pairs and counting)

Women's red velvet embroidered shoes. c. 1920 by Yantorney, a shoemaker in Paris during the first quarter of the 20th century Carpet shoes Women's red velvet embroidered shoes. c. 1920 by Yantorney

“ This 1989 exhibition of the Brooklyn Museum was called The Opulent Era: Fashions of Worth, Doucet and Pingat, and featured many exquisite works from the greatest couture houses of la belle époque. ”