Old Portraits

Collection by Anne Kimiläinen • Last updated 3 weeks ago


Portraits before 19 th century

Anne Kimiläinen
Sybille of Cleves Born: c. Sybille of Cleves by Lucas Cranach Schlossmuseum, Weimar. Older sister of Ann of Cleves, wife of Henry VIII. Mode Renaissance, Costume Renaissance, Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Fashion, Tudor Fashion, German Fashion, Renaissance Paintings, Italian Renaissance, European Fashion

Sybille of Cleves, sister of Anne of Cleves

This portrait of Princess Sybille of Cleves (1512-1554) was painted when she was fourteen years old and newly betrothed to Johann Friedrich I (1503-1554), the future Elector of Saxony. The oldest daughter of Johann III, Duke of Cleves, and Maria of Jülich-Berg, Sybille grew up at court in Düsseldorf with her sister Anne, one of the future wives of Henry VIII. Her marriage into the House of Saxony placed Sybille in the middle of the greatest ideological struggle of the sixteenth century, a…

Carolus-Duran, L’Homme endormi (The Sleeping Man), 1861 John William Godward, Beauty In Art, Male Beauty, Sleeping Man, Sloth Sleeping, Jean Leon, Tableaux Vivants, L'art Du Portrait, Dante Gabriel Rossetti

L’homme endormi by Carolus Duran, 1861

Look at that nook. That nook is open and waiting for you.

About Louis XVI 1780 (seated) aka. "Louis the Last" from Historical Figures of France Louis Xvi, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Marie Antoinette, Royals, French Royalty, Rococo Fashion, 18th Century Costume, French History

Louis XVI 1780 – seated | “Like a pillow, the last person to sit on it leaves the impression.”

Louis XVI (1754-1793; reigned 1774-1791) was a slow, well-meaning, but stubborn man. Like his grandfather Louis XV, he showed genuine concern for his subjects. He lacked a strong will and was the pawn of special interests. He paid for his weakness at the guillotine. He would have been an excellent constitutional monarch, had he been able to bring the Bourbons through the first two years of the Revolution.

Portrait of Stanisław Czachórski (the artist’s brother) in a masquerade outfit a la van Dyck, by the Polish artist Władysław Czachórski, In the National Museum in Warsaw, Poland. Masquerade Outfit, Renaissance Portraits, Montage Photo, Oil Portrait, National Museum, Beautiful Paintings, Painting & Drawing, Art History, Art Gallery

Кавалер в чёрном

Первые доли секунды мысль: "Фотошоп!" Потом присматриваешься и выдыхаешь. Портрет работы Владислава Чахурского - его брат, Станислав. 1889 г. Каков кавалер, а?! :)

Early - 'Portrait of Francis (Hercule Francois, ), Duke of Anjou and Alençon' (France, was the youngest son of Henry II of France and Catherine de' Medici. Renaissance Fashion, Renaissance Clothing, Italian Renaissance, Tudor Fashion, Elizabethan Costume, Elizabethan Era, Elizabethan Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing


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POURBUS, Frans the Younger [Flemish Baroque Era Painter, Portrait of a Frenchman Oil on canvas, 61 x cm Art Gallery, New South Wales Mode Renaissance, 17th Century Fashion, Google Art Project, Old Portraits, Portrait Paintings, Chef D Oeuvre, Historical Costume, Collar And Cuff, Lace Collar

Frans Pourbus the Younger - Portrait of a Frenchman

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Hippolyte Flandrin — René-Charles Dassy and His Brother Jean-Baptiste-Claude-Amédé Dassy, 1850 : The Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, USA Jean Leon, Cleveland Museum Of Art, Cleveland Ohio, Art Of Man, Men Art, Jean Baptiste, Claude, Male Beauty, Painting & Drawing

René-Charles Dassy and His Brother Jean-Baptiste-Claude-Amédé Dassy

This double portrait depicts two brothers dressed in the height of fashion for the 1850s, clearly asserting their social status. Jean-Baptiste (left, age 23) carries gloves and a walking stick.

Portrait of Stanisław Mniszek, Gerard (Mens neckwear) Old Portraits, Portrait Art, Portrait Paintings, Renaissance Portraits, Victorian Art, Old Paintings, Art Graphique, Most Beautiful Man, Renaissance

A Happy Assembly - Jane Austen Fan Fiction

The Meryton Assembly is home to fan fiction based on the works of Jane Austen, but it is much more than that. We are a community of Janeites and we're always looking for more kindred spirits! You can feed your JAFF addiction here.

Rembrandt Peale Portrait of Rubens Peale, 1807 Medium oil on canvas x x cm), National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, Washington D. Renaissance Portraits, Renaissance Paintings, Renaissance Era, Rembrandt, Edward Moran, John Wright, Historia Natural, Google Art Project, Classic Paintings

A Shirt Tale

Eighteenth-century unbleached linen shirt. No single garment has bridged so many generations, social classes and continents so comprehensively as the ubiquitous linen shirt; boy to man, convict to …

“ sartorialadventure: “Portrait of Signor Scalzi by Charles Joseph Flipart, c ” century fashion is quite excentric, but century stage costume is even more so. Carlo Scalzi was an Italian castrato often compared. Historical Art, Historical Costume, Rococo Fashion, 18th Century Fashion, Theatre Costumes, Movie Costumes, Fashion History, Menswear, Clothes

art matters January 20, 2017 | ZsaZsa Bellagio - Like No Other

art matters - "My soul comes from better worlds and I have an incurable homesickness of the stars." - Nikos Kazantzakis Philippe Garel Freelance photographer,: Marc Ribo

Francis I - brought about such huge cultural changes in France that he has been called France's original Renaissance monarch. Read more about renaissance in the reign of francis i in the Boundless open textbook. Die Renaissance, Renaissance Kunst, Italian Renaissance, Renaissance Artists, Renaissance Paintings, French History, Art History, Ancient History, Rey Enrique Viii

Portrait of Francis I, Roi de France | Jean Clouet | Painting Reproduction

Painting Title: Portrait of Francis I, Roi de France, c.1525/30 | Artist: Jean the Younger Clouet | Fine Art Painting Reproduction

(Aka a "dandy") Portrait of a Young Man, Anne Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson Guy Drawing, Painting & Drawing, La Malmaison, Academic Art, European Paintings, Vintage Paintings, French Revolution, Mark Rothko, Guy Pictures

One of my favorite artist, Anne Louis Girodet de Roussy-Trioson

The Sleep of Endymion 1791 (Musée du Louvre, Paris) Anne-Louis Girodet-Trioson (b Montargis, Loiret, 29 Jan 1767; d Paris, 9 Dec 1824). French painter. A French neoclassical painter of portraits, historical, religious and mythological scenes, Born into the bourgeoisie, he became a painter against his parents' objections. Girodet was named ‘de Roussy’ after a forest near the family home, Château du Verger, Montargis. He took the name Trioson in 1806, when he was adopted by Dr Benoît-François…

ornamentedbeing: “This is a painting of Lord Bernard Stewart, c. 1638 (right), pictured with his elder brother Lord John Stewart by Sir Anthony van Dyck When I was at the National Gallery. Anthony Van Dyck, Sir Anthony, John Stewart, Baroque Fashion, European Fashion, Historical Costume, Historical Clothing, Medieval Clothing, Mode Baroque

The Baroque Period in all its Grandiloquence

The rise of Louis XIV, the Sun King, and his court at Versailles, signaled the dawn of the Classical Baroque era in art, architecture, music, and fashion. It was defined by natural, curving silhou…