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Elizabeth Stuart, Electress Palatine, c. 1620s

Elizabeth Stuart, Electress Palatine, c. 1620s

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#1620s  #17th century  #mdp17th c. 

The Goddess Silket guarding the tomb of Tutankhamun 

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#King Tutankhamun  #18th Dynasty  #egyptian sculpture  #mdpegypt 
Jeanne d’Albret, Queen of Navarre by Francois Clouet, c. 1570

Jeanne d’Albret, Queen of Navarre by Francois Clouet, c. 1570

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#1570s  #16th century  #france  #16th c. France  #francois clouet  #clouet  #mdp16th c.  #sovereign 
Sittng girl in a white satin gown by Waldmüller, 1839

Sittng girl in a white satin gown by Waldmüller, 1839

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#ferdinand georg waldmuller  #1839  #1830s  #19th Century  #germany  #19th c. Germany  #mdp19th c. 
The ballerina Anna Pavlova as a bacchante in Marius Petipa and Alexander Glazunov’s ballet Les Saisons, c. 1900

The ballerina Anna Pavlova as a bacchante in Marius Petipa and Alexander Glazunov’s ballet Les Saisons, c. 1900

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#ballet  #stage costume  #mdptheatre  #1900s  #20th Century  #vintage  #costume 
Marguerite of Provence, Queen of France, 15th century illustration

Marguerite of Provence, Queen of France, 15th century illustration

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#15th century  #france  #15th c. France  #mdp15th c.  #undated 
Bamberger Gunthertuch, a Byzantine silk tapestry depicting a Byzantine emperor on his triumphant return from a campaign. c. 970

Bamberger Gunthertuch, a Byzantine silk tapestry depicting a Byzantine emperor on his triumphant return from a campaign. c. 970

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#10th century  #10th c. byzantium  #970s  #mdpbyzantine  #byzantium 
Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria and wife Elisabeth Renée of Lorraine from the Arolsen Klebeband, c. 1610

Maximilian I, Elector of Bavaria and wife Elisabeth Renée of Lorraine from the Arolsen Klebeband, c. 1610

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#1610s  #17th century  #bavaria  #germany  #17th c. Germany  #mdp17th c.  #engraving 
Flair Magazine, November 2012 

Flair Magazine, November 2012 

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#flair magazine  #2012  #mdpfashion  #magazine cover 
Ouled-Nail women by Georges-Jules-Victor Clairin

Ouled-Nail women by Georges-Jules-Victor Clairin

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#ouled nail  #arabian  #19th c. orientalism  #mdporient  #orientalism 
Sophie Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld by Francesco Carlo Rusca (d. 1769)

Sophie Antoinette of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld by Francesco Carlo Rusca (d. 1769)

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#mid 18th century  #germany  #18th Century  #18th c. Germany  #mdp18th c.  #undated  #francesco carlo rusca 

Masquerades at the court of Emperor Maximilian I. Illustrations from the Freydal manuscript, 1512-15

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#freydal  #1510s  #16th century  #16th c. Holy Roman Empire  #holy roman empire  #German Style  #masqerade  #fete  #dancing  #mdptheatre  #theatrical costume