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Clothing for children, Apr 1864, US, Peterson’s Magazine

Clothing for children, Apr 1864, US, Peterson’s Magazine

Dresses for women and girls, Jan 1860, England
Dance of the Milkmaids by Francis Hayman, ca 1735 London, the V&A Museum
Working class and country people were popular subjects in rococo art, although they were not depicted as anywhere near true to life.
Also, check out the guy with the peg leg.
(From here on out, I’ll be tagging ALL decades of the 18th century.  I’ll continue to tag them with “1700-69”, but I’ll also tag them with their respective decade and specific year.  I know some of you have been wanting this.)

Dance of the Milkmaids by Francis Hayman, ca 1735 London, the V&A Museum

Working class and country people were popular subjects in rococo art, although they were not depicted as anywhere near true to life.

Also, check out the guy with the peg leg.

(From here on out, I’ll be tagging ALL decades of the 18th century.  I’ll continue to tag them with “1700-69”, but I’ll also tag them with their respective decade and specific year.  I know some of you have been wanting this.)

monsieurleprince:

Frangiamore Salvatore (1853-1915) - Portrait of Louisa and Aline Bruce of Dyffryn St. Nicholas

monsieurleprince:

Frangiamore Salvatore (1853-1915) - Portrait of Louisa and Aline Bruce of Dyffryn St. Nicholas

Visite à l’accouchée by Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter, 1874 Paris, Berko Fine Paintings

Visite à l’accouchée by Edouard Frederic Wilhelm Richter, 1874 Paris, Berko Fine Paintings

(Source: berkofinepaintings.com)

Kitchen interior with the parable of the rich man and the poor Lazarus, attributed to Pieter Cornelisz van Rijck, 1610’s the Netherlands, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

Kitchen interior with the parable of the rich man and the poor Lazarus, attributed to Pieter Cornelisz van Rijck, 1610’s the Netherlands, Rijksmuseum Amsterdam

(Source: rijksmuseum.nl)

The Yellow Dress by Vincenzo Capobianchi, 1875, private collection

The Yellow Dress by Vincenzo Capobianchi, 1875, private collection

(Source: artrenewal.org)

The Puppet Show by Albert Roosenboom, 1870’s Brussels, Berko Fine Paintings

The Puppet Show by Albert Roosenboom, 1870’s Brussels, Berko Fine Paintings

(Source: berkofinepaintings.com)

Elegant Connoisseurs by Albert Roosenboom, ca 1870 Brussels, private collection

Elegant Connoisseurs by Albert Roosenboom, ca 1870 Brussels, private collection

Photo of Jessie Abott, ca 1910
I can’t find anything about a Jessie Abott, but there was an American opera singer named Bessie Abott.  Typo, maybe?

Photo of Jessie Abott, ca 1910

I can’t find anything about a Jessie Abott, but there was an American opera singer named Bessie Abott.  Typo, maybe?

Dresses for women and girls, 1870 US, Godey’s Lady’s Book

Dresses for women and girls, 1870 US, Godey’s Lady’s Book

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